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    Improve your reading speed to stay on top of necessary information

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    Boost your comprehension of all types of content

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    Develop a laser sharp memory

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Pentagon's speed reading course falls under the Business Skills Training. This course will give you the essential speed reading techniques which will help you to learn reading faster. This course is suitable for anybody who wants to improve their reading skills.

In speed reading course learn the techniques like mind mapping and restructuring your comprehension. Primary outcomes of speed reading course is more capabilities to read data faster

Reading speed will help you to keep up to date with marketplace information.


Who should take this course

  • Managers
  • Team leaders
  • Directors
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Ambitious professionals


Before taking this course delegates must have general knowledge of Reading skills


What Will You Learn

  • Approach technical material & informational reading more actually
  • Read speed on the computer screen and other numeral plans
  • Remember information using specific memorization techniques
  • Increase your reading speed using practical techniques
  • Improve comprehension and recall while reading faster
  • Improve your retention of your reading or studies
  • Enhance your reading abilities by at least doubling your current reading speed
  • Become more confident as both a reader
  • Improve your understanding of what you have read
  • Increase knowledge levels so that the information is retained
  • Enhance their current reading speed by 2-4 times
  • Improve concentration when reading work related material
  • Read and know information on the internet faster
  • Develop mind mapping skills to assist with clarity of understanding
  • Save time by being able to consider the applicability of equipment before committing to a full read
  • Get on top of projects by accumulating information faster
  • Practice with different types of materials
  • Customising and personalising your reading technique proficiently
  • Comprehending whatever you read with PRIM – Preview, Question, Read, Infer and Memorise
  • Apply PRIM to various reading text
  • Improve memory and recall by applying the practical reading strategy
  • Find ways to develop their memory
  • Experience reading faster with good understanding in a smooth and straightforward way
  • Read at adequate reading speeds for different kinds of materials
  • Learn the principles of Mind Mapping and utilising brain entrainment for best performance
  • How to better increase your focus and concentration while reading
  • Raise their awareness of time-saving when speed reading actually
  • How to conclude with the five stage process – premise, authority, argument, counter-argument and recommendation/conclusion
  • Fundamentals of reading faster
  • Reading speed on the computer screen and other numerical plans
  • Implementation of the IRIS Process for useful reading
  • Approaching various types of reading material more efficiently
  • Memorising information through practical methods
  • Improving comprehension while reading faster
  • Practice drills and exercises to reinforce learned techniques
  • Identify and overcome the barriers to learning faster
  • Sweep method of speed reading and its application
  • Hop method of speed reading and its implementation
  • Increasing your near, mid and far peripheral vision
  • Using the Pegging technique of memorization to extract, remember and recall relevant information in what you read

What's included

  Course Overview

This course gives an overview of how to improve reading speed and comprehension. If reading speed is improved, then time can be spent effectively other professional actions.

It is a fact that students who read faster tend to comprehend better. They will also realise that how their brain observes information and processes it. By knowing this, they are better able to focus their attention to what is being read and comprehend it better.


  • Exam Type: Objective
  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Pass %age: 45

  Course Content


  • Introduction to speed reading
  • Securing Comprehension
  • Using Your Reading Stick Shift
  • Organising Your Reading
  • Finding Information Quickly
  • Working With Your Eyes and brain
  • Reducing the Talking (also known as “Sub-vocalization”)
  • Expanding Your Peripheral Vision
  • What is your current reading speed?
  • What is speed reading?
  • What is speed reading not?
  • Why is speed reading necessary?
  • Why speed reading works?
  • Can you improve your reading speed?
  • How fast can I read with training?
  • Is it difficult to improve your reading speed?
  • Does reading faster reduce comprehension?
  • How long before I can read faster?
  • Why so many students struggle with slow reading speed?
  • Who are some of the fastest speed readers in the world?


  • Learning the speed reading systems
  • Ten factors affecting reading speed
  • Ten rules you must follow to increase your reading speed
  • Increase reading speed while maintaining comprehension
  • How to deal with graphs, diagrams and formulas while reading
  • How to utilise speed drills to increase your reading speed
  • Difference between reading on paper and screen
  • Apply the sweep techniques
  • How to remember more of what you read?
  • How fast can your brain process information
  • How to approach dry, challenging and technical materials
  • Read for hours without less eye strain or fatigue
  • Implement the hop technique
  • Customising and personalising your reading technique peripheral and focused vision


  • Improve focus, concentration and attention for faster reading speed
  • learn how to tune in with laser-like focus while reading
  • Know how to concentration for a longer period while reading the best diet to improve your concentration

Fundamentals of Speed Reading

  • Purpose of Speed Reading
  • Speed Reading vs. Comprehension

Application of Speed Reading

  • Dictionary Speed Search
  • Short Story Reading
  • Research Scanning

Methods of Speed Reading

  • Speed Reading Movements
  • Your Current Reading Technique
  • Redefining Your Reading Style
  • Speed Reading Understanding Check

Grammar Review

  • Basic and Advanced Vocabulary
  • Idiomatic Expressions

Speed Reading Fundamentals Enquiry


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