Speed Typing course: master Touch Typing and shortcut keys
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Speed Typing course: master Touch Typing and shortcut keys

Increase your typing speed and accuracy. Learn Touch Typing and 75+ keyboard shortcuts. Achieve more, in less time.
4.5 (155 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
867 students enrolled
Created by Valentin Ilicea
Last updated 5/2020
Current price: $34.99 Original price: $49.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • 6 articles
  • 8 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Increase your typing accuracy and words per minute count with step-by-step HQ videos
  • Type with confidence and ease without looking at your keyboard: Touch Typing
  • 4x faster typing than your hand-writing
  • Boost your productivity with 75+ keyboard shortcuts in Word and Excel
  • Typing feels natural as you will develop muscle memory using the practice exercises
  • Get LIFETIME access to all course materials, video updates, and a supportive instructor
  • Computer or Laptop with the standard QWERTY (or QWERTZ) keyboard layout
  • The shortcuts are valid for Windows users (not MAC)

Discover just how POWERFUL Touch Typing can be

Are you looking for a step-by-step resource to learn speed typing? Do you want to practice touch typing? Are you looking to increase your productivity with effective keyboard shortcuts? Then this is the perfect course for you!

Touch typing is the skill to type without looking at your keyboard. But how POWERFUL can it be?

Here is one example: I am using touch typing for 14+ years at a 1.75x speed than the average user, and it saved me 2000+ hours so far.

I also type at a speed about 4x faster than the average handwriting speed.

This course teaches you exactly how to learn, practice, and become a Master of Touch typing.

This is the most straightforward path to learn and master touch typing and bottom line, it works.

Learn 3 new skills in one class with this 3-in-1 course approach:  

  • Faster and accurate touch typing

  • Top keyboard shortcuts in Word

  • Top keyboard shortcuts in Excel

Start to see value from the first tutorials of the training

This course is only about relevant, powerful, and effective tools that professionals regularly use to type faster and boost productivity while meeting the accuracy requirements.

I concentrated 14 years of work in Ms Office and more than one year of course preparation to select for you the best path to learn and master speed typing.

As a result, right after the first tutorials, you will be already in the position of using this knowledge in your daily work. This is a productive start to learning touch typing and the keyboard shortcut keys.

By the end of this course, you will be confidently and naturally touch typing and using Word and Excel keyboard shortcuts to further increase your productivity.

Learn By Doing

The course is hugely interactive, with examples and exercises built into every lesson.

Follow the steps on screen, practice to learn fast, and get tangible results at work.

I designed the course to be hands-on and engaging. Using the working files included in the course materials, you’ll be able to follow along, practice each concept, and receive a trusted certificate of completion when you complete the course.

We will cover all the keys and 75+ shortcuts. Here are some examples of what you will learn & receive: 

  • How to get from A to Z on your keyboard

  • How to use punctuation keys

  • How to type numbers on a numeric keypad

  • How to type all the special characters, including the ones on the number keys

  • Touch-typing practice file (QWERTY and QWERTZ - German configurations)

  • Keyboard color-coded map (showing for each key which finger to use)

  • Keyboard home map with finger position

  • Essential and advanced shortcuts for data selection, data formatting, and editing

  • Keyboard Shortcuts using the CTRL, SHIFT, and Function keys - navigate thousands of rows or characters in a millisecond, select data in one action

  • Fundamental and advanced navigation shortcuts,

  • Practice files (Word and Excel)

  • and many other topics

You'll Also Get:

✔ Downloadable practice files, containing all course examples, but as exercises and a user-friendly, printable version of the shortcuts

✔ Lifetime Access to course updates

✔ Fast & Friendly Support in the Q&A section

✔ Udemy Certificate of Completion Ready for Download

Don't Miss Out!

Every second you wait is costing you valuable time, increased complexity, and frustration.

Touch typing is a skill that will serve you for a lifetime. The best way to make your computer more efficient is to touch-type – to type without looking at the keyboard. This course will teach you the fundamentals of typing and features typing exercising that will get you typing with accuracy and speed in no time.

This course comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee - so there's no risk to get started.

Go ahead and hit the "Take this course" button now to start working faster and create a great impression at work by using touch typing and the keyboard shortcuts today!

See you there!

-Valentin (Founder of VeryFastExcel)

Who this course is for:
  • Students who want to increase their word per minute count, accuracy and overall productivity
  • Students who want to learn to type without looking at the keyboard: Touch Typing
Course content
Expand all 38 lectures 02:01:43
+ Typing Section: Learn Touch Typing
17 lectures 51:56
3 tips that can set you up for success
Typing the Home row: A, S, D, F, G keys; H, J, K, L, ; and ' keys
Important: how to use the Backspace and the spacebar keys
Practice typing. How to download the files and practice
Note: German configuration for the Home row
Typing the Top row - Letters and special characters
Your Progress
Typing the Bottom row - Letters and special characters
Note: QWERTZ configuration of the top and bottom rows: German example.
The SHIFT key - Typing upper case letters and (main) special characters
Measure your typing speed and progress
Typing the Top number row
The special characters from the top number row
Typing using the Numerical Keypad
Using the CTRL, Tab and the ALT keys
Well done!
+ Increase your Productivity with these Keyboard Shortcuts
15 lectures 53:01
Take your productivity to the next level
Word keyboard shortcuts for editing - ARTICLE
Select faster in Word with these shortcuts
7 super shortcuts for Word: my Favorite Word shortcuts for Productivity!
Learn other effective Word specific shortcuts and Increase Speed
Excel shortcuts quick intro
Navigate in Excel in a heartbeat: the keyboard shortcuts for navigation: part 1
Excel keyboard shortcuts for navigation - part 2 (Page Up and Page Down)
Select in Excel in a heartbeat: the keyboard shortcuts for selection: part 1
Excel keyboard shortcuts for selection - part 2 (Page Up and Page Down)
Learn More effective navigation and selection in Excel with these Advanced Tools
Using the Go-to Special for faster navigation and selection
Practice additionally the Excel shortcuts
Learn my Top Shortcut for Programming
+ Typing Course: 2020 updates
1 lecture 07:30
7 unbelievably useful shortcuts for PC (Windows)
+ Conclusion and more resources
2 lectures 01:32
Congratulations! More resources
Bonus lecture