Minute Taking Training Courses From Activia
Minute Taking Made Easy
A One-Day Training Course
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In order to get the most from this course, delegates should bring along a set of their own minutes to work on.
This intensive one-day training course has been designed to develop an understanding of the role of a minute taker, to recognise the importance of minute taking, and to teach essential techniques for producing minutes that include all the information required, in the most suitable format for the occasion. There is also some discussion of how to overcome some of the problems that arise in the role.
Who Should Attend
Anyone who needs to take notes or minutes at meetings. The variety of people who need minute taking training is extremely wide, though likely candidates include secretaries, PAs and administrative assistants.
Course Introduction and Overview
The Role of a Minute Taker
• What is a Minute Taker? • Problems and Solutions
The Skills of a Minute Taker
• The Skills of a Minute Taker
• Meeting Agreements
• Choosing a Style • Informal Minutes • Action Minutes • Formal Minutes • Recording Motions and Resolutions • What to Record
Techniques for Preparing Minutes
• Top Techniques for Preparing Minutes • Writing Minutes • Editing Minutes
Taking Minutes in an Interactive Meeting
• The Role of the Facilitator at an Interactive Meeting • Members More Able To Participate • The Role of the Minute Taker at an Interactive Meeting
The Minute Book
• The Minute Book
Developing Your Minute Taking Skills
• Appearances • Listening Skills
A Personal Action Plan
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Feedback from Delegates on our Minute Taking Made Easy Courses
"Fabulous trainer - explained things really well!" Alisa Starr Nov 22 2013
"Trainer was very confident and helpful and I found her to make the training very interesting. Because she had a background of minute taking she gave us some really good pointers and what to look out for and listen out for. Enjoyed the course very much and would recommend Activia and the same trainer to other colleagues and friends. " Joanne Parker Oct 24 2013
"Thank you fro providing an excellent course and look forward to attend other Activia courses." Oliver Hodgkinson Oct 7 2013
"Course was presented in a very clear precise manner. The Facilitator was very approachable " Melanie Edmonds Oct 6 2013
"Lindsay was a great trainer and was able to make the day an enjoyable one whilst teaching us all she knew in order for our minute taking skills to improve." Abbie Thompson Sep 26 2013
"Trainer was brilliant and most importantly made us feel comfortable and at ease. " Ati Fisher Sep 26 2013
"Excellent trainer!" Darren Shepherd Aug 29 2013
"Trainer was very professional and experienced. Made me feel very comfortable and gave some really well informed advice. " Amanda Stork Aug 15 2013
"The trainer was very good and excellent at giving analogies and explaining." DIANE DOWNER Aug 14 2013
"Patient and experienced tutor." Carole Bridge Jul 25 2013
"I found the trainer to be very informative, supportive, understanding and thorough in providing different tips and techniques how to produce a good set of minutes. " Anita Panesar Jul 25 2013
"Course leader was a lovely person and very easy to follow and understand. Like the fact that it was a small group." Caroline Warden Jul 25 2013
"The trainer was very engaging and explained everything in an easy to understand manner." Alison Rothwell Jun 12 2013
"The trainer created a relaxed environment and made the course enjoyable and fun as well as getting across the important factors of minute taking." Helen Conlon Jun 5 2013
"The trainer was lovely, very approachable and answered any questions that I had. She also managed the group well, especially if people went off on a tangent. " Lynsey McManus May 30 2013
"This was an excellent course for people who have never taken minutes before." Joanne Rothery May 16 2013
"I would just like to add that was an excellent trainer and made the day very enjoyable!" Hannah McCluskey May 16 2013
"Having a small group meant that we were able to discuss our individual experiences and focus more on the areas we felt were important to us as well as the broader aspects of Minute taking. " Keri Yates Mar 7 2013
"The trainer that took the course, was extremly helpful and very personable." Emma Bellsham Mar 1 2013
"The trainer was excellent. She obviously really enjoys her job and was very knowledgeable about the psychology of management - I found this interesting. " Beverley Middleton Mar 1 2013
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