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Minute Taking Made Easy

A One-Day Training Course

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Course Content

Important !

In order to get the most from this course, delegates should bring along a set of their own minutes to work on.
These can then be developed during the course, providing maximum benefit and giving experience that is directly relevant to the delegates own needs.

Course Aims

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 Outline

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
• Meeting Agreements 
Minutes Styles
• 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

Average Review 4.4/5 based on 84 reviews.

"The facilitator was very inspiring, found it an enjoyable day."     Lisa Ashcroft     Dec 1 2014    

"We had trained with Andrea previously - she is knowledgeable and enthusiastic and also works hard to tailor the training to the needs of each individual participant."     Anwar Ibrahim     Nov 27 2014    

"A dynamic course presenter!"     Elaine Holmes     Nov 24 2014    

"Great trainer"     Tanya Akeroyd     Nov 24 2014    

"I really liked the trainer I thought he was good and he made me feel very confident. "     Tracy Grant     Nov 24 2014    

"trainer was very helpful and approacable."     Linda Taylor     Nov 3 2014    

"Course was very enjoyable nad informative."     Lynne Hunt     Nov 3 2014    

"Thank you very much and Caroline the trainer was very good."     Benjamin Williams-Shaw     Oct 30 2014    

"Very good trainer."     Nicola Clark     Oct 17 2014    

"A very upbeat session with a great trainor"     Julie Harrison     Oct 17 2014    

"Lovely lunch and cakes! Presenters were entertaining and kept the momentum going."     Shirley Zeman     Sep 10 2014    

"I really wasn't looking forward to the course but I was very pleasantly surprised at how much I enjoyed it and found it really useful. Thank you."     Suzanne Woodward     Sep 4 2014    

"Very enjoyable course. Got a lot more from the day than I thought I would. Great trainer!"     Victoria Martin     Sep 4 2014    

"I would like to thank Adrian for a really excellent day"     Sue Barratt     Sep 1 2014    

"Excellent Trainer. Course was at a good pace and we had some good discussions/interaction with group."     Richard Walker     Aug 14 2014    

"Good atmosphere. "     Eva Alos Melchor     Jul 31 2014    

"The trainer for the day (Leeza) was extremely welcoming and answered all questions thoroughly. She created a friendly environment in which we could all talk openly about our concerns and seemed to give genuine, honest feedback."     Chrissie Mallett     Jul 21 2014    

"Caroline was a fantastic trainer"     Tracey Bishop     Jun 23 2014    

"Thank you for the top quality training and very very high quality lunch."     Janet Wilkins     May 27 2014    

"a great interactive course, rally enjoyed. A great tutor too"     Nicola Bowen     May 15 2014    

Minute Taking Made Easy Training Courses from Activia

Minute Taking Training Courses from Activia from Activia

We can provide training for Minute Taking at any of our seventeen centres UK wide, or we can come to your offices.
We have been training since 1995 with a philosophy of high quality, flexible and cost effective provision, so you can be confident that we have the expertise, and the experience, to give all you need with course in Minute Taking.
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