Course Details

Effective Minute Taking

Event Description


Dates for this course have not yet been scheduled for 2018/19


Designed for:

This course is open to staff who wish to improve their minute taking skills and there is an opportunity to get feedback on individual minute taking skills.  This course is a pre-requisite to the Committee Servicing course.



  • The minute taker's role in the meeting
  • Listening for key points and effective note taking
  • Identifying actions and outcomes and minuting them correctly
  • Presentation and layout of minutes
  • Turning your notes into accurate minutes


As an optional extra - course facilitators will be available from 12.30 pm - 1.00 pm to meet with staff on a one to one basis to give them feedback on their minutes.


Aims/Aimed at


To provide practical advice and information and develop the confidence and skills needed to take relevant notes at meetings and produce accurate minutes

Booking Information

New Course: No
Course Type(s): Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
Staff Categories: All Staff
Keywords: Secretarial, Clerical, Meetings, Minutes, Agenda, Action List, Chairperson, Organisation

Course Contact Details

Name: Organisational Development
Telephone: 5381