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Computer-Based Training

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing

In today's high-tech computer based world, no one can "hunt and peck" their way to success. Designed specifically for the busy professional, Mavis Beacon guarantees to reduce keyboarding errors and boost productivity with just 15 minutes of practice per day.

  • Study at your own pace and at your own time. For as long or as short as you'd like and as often as you'd like.
  • Builds one step on the next. Makes learning easy!
  • Fun games and interactive tests make learning fun.
  • Your session is stored so that you can return where you left off with each visit.
  • Self-tests allow you to track your progress.
  • Focus on accuracy as well as speed.

Mavis Beacon can be used to assess your current typing skills, as well as improve them. To try out the Mavis Beacon program, stop by the CWE Center and use our computer lab.