This course is suitable for anyone needing to produce formal or informal notes for meetings and action points. The point of this course is to provide systems and tips to help you glean the relevant information from the meeting and produce professional yet clear notes and actions that are useful and relevant for the business and create an official record of what has taken place. So often people are nervous about minute taking as they have not received any training; one day can give you all the tools you need to grow yourself into a competent confident note taker at any meeting.
Understanding the different types of minutes and what is required for each meeting
Working effectively with the Chair
What agendas should include and how to format them
Top Tips for improving minute taking
Practise taking minutes
People asked to take minutes or notes for any official meeting.
Produce accurate, well-structured minutes
Work effectively with the Chair
Identify and overcome listening and concentration obstacles
Recognise the key points to record
Be able to write minutes in professional written English