Effective Minute Taking
An interactive one-day course on how to take minutes accurately and with confidence.
This interactive course provides practical guidance on how to overcome most the problems faced by minute takers and to achieve accurate minute taking. Delegates learn not only how to overcome the usual problems faced by minute takers, but also develop a toolkit of personal skills which will boost their confidence in writing accurate minutes.
Whether you are new to your role and have little experience of minute taking at meetings, or you purely want an opportunity to reassess your minute writing skills, this training course will be beneficial to you. The interactive nature of the program will allow you to address our experts directly and also compare your experiences and challenges with others.
The main features of the program are:
- Why are minutes kept?
- The role of the minute taker
- The problems with minute taking
- Understanding the nature of meetings
- The skills of effective minute writing
- Essential communication skills
This course is run by Philip Davis, author of the book “Effective Minute Taking”. This book provides practical guidelines for overcoming most of the problems faced by minute takers and achieving accuracy in the minute taking process. A copy of the book will be distributed to the participants
Who is the course aimed at?
Anyone charged with, or about to take responsibility for, taking minutes at meetings.
A certificate of participation will be provided to the participants at the completion of the course.