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Typing Performance Test Information

Several of the Niagara County Civil Service Examinations require candidates to pass a typing performance test at the rate of thirty-five (35) words per minute.  

If you have never taken a formal typing class it may be beneficial to try an online tutorial program.  

You may find the following typing tutorial websites helpful:

Speed Typing Online

Typing Cat

Typing Club

If it's been a while since you took a typing class and you would like to practice to get an idea of your typing speed, you may find the following practice typing test websites helpful:

Typing Test

Key Hero Typing Test

It is important to remember that the typing performance test is a Measurement of SPEED and ACCURACY. It is a balance between how fast you go, as well as how many errors you make.

Good luck!