Typing Test

About the Typing Test

Criteria’s Typing Test helps you identify competent typists by assessing typing speed and accuracy. It’s a task-based test that involves candidates typing a passage as quickly and precisely as possible. This test takes just one minute to complete.

Identify Candidates Who Can Type Quickly and Accurately

Need candidates who can type well? Use this assessment to identify candidates with solid typing skills. These days, most roles require typing skills, whether it’s for data entry, clerical work, note taking, transcribing or translating. This test helps you to measure your candidates’ typing speed and accuracy, so you don’t need to spend time providing additional training. You can also create your own typing test using our TestMaker tool.

Clear, Immediate Reports

View scores at a glance to find the candidates with the best skills. Reports include:

  • Words per minute (WPM)

  • Number of errors

  • Adjusted words per minute (WPM – errors)

  • Percentile (candidate’s score compared to other candidates)

You’ll receive each candidate’s test results as soon as they complete their assessment.