Minute Taking

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1 day
199 GBP excl. VAT
Full time
Online courses
Next available date: 02/11/2021 10:30 - Online courses
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Course description

Minute Taking Course - A one-day writing course for Office Admin Professionals - Virtual

This highly practical Minute Taking training course was designed to provide the participants with the skills to understand and research the subjects of a Meeting, while identifying the key points and recording them accurately.

Participants will be able to prepare and deliver notes which are to the point and clearly understandable, as well as create the necessary templates for formal minute preparation.

This one-day Minute Taking training course is highly interactive and combines tutor led instructions with numerous practical examples.

This is a CPD accredited course.

This course is also delivered Virtually.

This course is taught in a Virtual classroom by an experienced tutor, who will use a mixture of theory, interactive sessions and practical exercises.

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Suitability - Who should attend?

This Minute Taking course is suitable for any professional interested in improving their Writing Skills for business purposes. The course is often bought by corporate clients with a specific need to develop staff skills in this area.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Upon course completion, delegates will have gained a clear understanding of the following:

  • A clear understanding of the Minute-Taker’s role.
  • Listening Techniques to enhance concentration.
  • A Checklist of what should be included in Minutes; Accurate, brief and clear Minutes.
  • Understanding the important dynamic between the Minute-Taker and the Chair.

Training Course Content

This Minute Taking Course is designed to cover the following units:

  • Types of Minutes and Writing Styles available.
  • Establishing good Working Rapport with the Chair.
  • What is a good set of minutes
  • Re-writing poor Minutes; Bad Minutes - feedback session.
  • Creating an Agenda - where to start and what other people will expect.
  • Practical application of the Agenda.
  • Note taking - practical exercises
  • Sorting information effectively and knowing what is important.
  • Chairperson's duties and responsibilities of the Minute Taker.
  • Overcoming the Passive Voice; Correct Tone and Professional Language
  • Questions and Answers with our experienced Trainer.

Why choose Souters

Offering courses since 1988

Interest free credit financing 

Fully accredited training centre


The cost of this Minute Taking course is £199 per person.

About provider

Souters is a renowned training provider that has been successfully delivering PA courses, Secretarial courses, Office Manager Courses, Administration Courses, Legal Secretarial courses, as well as Bookkeeping, Finance and Microsoft Office Training, since it was founded in 1988. Located in...

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32 Ludgate Hill
EC4M 7DR London

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Average rating 5

Based on 11 reviews.

Alexandra, PA
This was a good, clear and concise course. Lots of good practical content
Helga, PA
Work recommended this course, I enjoyed the course and there is an excellent trainer
Mandy E, Office Manager
The trainer was excellent, I really enjoyed this course have learnt a lot in a short time.
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