Pitman Training

Audio Transcription Level 2

Course Outline

Audio Transcription Level 2 is the best of all the audio typing courses. If you’ve some experience or have completed Pitman Training’s Audio Transcription Level 1 course, it will enhance your skills to the highest standards.

In six tried and tested lessons, you’ll transcribe a variety of documents concentrating on changing line spacing; special marks, brackets and vertical spacing; placing text and data in columns; dealing with the dictator’s hesitations, corrections and missing text; increasing your timing; and moving between different types of document without hesitation.

You’ll have the luxury of being able to work at your own flexible pace with one-on one help from course advisors, you’ll choose your own hours and keep the workbooks when the course is over.

You’ll have honed your audio typing skills to the highest levels, which the Pitman Training name on your CV guarantees to future employers. You’ll also have the skills required to progress to the OCR qualification in Audio Transcription Level 2.


• Know how to transcribe business documents in order to sit the OCR Text Processing Level 2 Audio Transcription (Intermediate) examination

• The flexibility and value of a self-study course designed to enable you to work at your own pace

• A workbook to use as a reference guide on completion of the course

• The opportunity to gain the widely recognised Pitman Training Certificate

To achieve audio transcription skills to the OCR Text Processing Level 2 Audio Transcription (Intermediate) syllabus.

This course is for anyone wishing to build on their audio transcription skills using a word processor who wish to take an OCR examination in Audio Transcription at Level 2.

Prior to starting this course you will need to have experience using word processing programmes such as Word and some basic audio-transcription skills (ideally the Audio Transcription Level 1 course).

There are six lessons within this course: – 

Lesson One: Transcribing a letter, memo and report, including the changing of line spacing.

Lesson Two: Transcribing a variety of documents which include special marks, brackets and vertical space, routing of documents.

Lesson Three: Transcribing a variety of documents, including those which include the display of text in columns.

Lesson Four: Transcribing documents from dictation including hesitations, corrections and missing text.

Lesson Five: Transcribing documents and timing to help increase speed.

Lesson Six: Transcribing a variety of documents without a break and timing.

This course will take around 12 to 14 hours to complete.

Our Audio Transcription courses can be studied in any of our handy, local centres. 

This means that you have the flexibility to study the Audio Typing course:

  • In centre, with our friendly course advisors available for support and guidance as and when you need it.

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The best way to make sure your training programme suits you, your skills, your ambitions and your busy schedule, is to get in touch with us for a free, friendly expert career consultation.

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