how to takes minutes at meetingsTaking Minutes At Meetings

Course Aims

Being able to speedily capture relevant data and create accurate minutes from meetings is an extremely important skill. The responsibility and challenges of this task can cause pressure and anxiety for many minute takers.

This half-day course is designed to combat fears and build confidence in minute taking. Delegates will discover the importance of preparation, understand the essential elements of minutes and consider appropriate layouts.

The course provides a variety tools and techniques to enable easy data capture and equips delegates with skills of listening, writing, and transcribing. The course is highly interactive with a variety of exercises and skills practice designed to accelerate learning.

Course Outline

  • The role of the minute-taker
  • Format and layout
  • Capturing the data
  • Tools and techniques
  • Word abbreviation
  • Active Listening
  • Transcribing minutes
  • Action Plan

Our team are based in Kent but operate across the UK, delivering training sessions to your team. For more information on our courses or to discuss a bespoke training programme that you may require, please get in touch.