Course Details

Advanced Administrative PA Skills PA Skills 2, Effective Writing and Meeting Support

Event Description

 

Date/Time:

16 December 2019 9.30 am - 1.00 pm

 

Designed for:

Clerical and Administrative support staff

Content:

The second workshop focuses on the written and meeting support the PA (‘personal assistant’) offers.  The PA supports the written communication of others by securing the accuracy, brevity and clarity of meetings and written communication.  Often, this communication can be on topics outside the PA’s own expertise, requiring skills, efficiencies and best-practice approaches.

Duration: half day

Overview

This workshop (2 of 2) develops the PA’s ability to support effective meetings and provide high quality written output in other forms.  It sets the core principles of coordinating effective and efficient meetings.  It builds the delegates confidence in compilation of professional reports/documents and to support clear communication within their remit.

Learning Outcomes

Report Compilation

Meeting coordination

Copy Editing

Preparation and briefing of others

Action planning

 


Aims/Aimed at

This flexible range of learning courses is designed for staff in clerical and administrative support roles and will be offered 2-3 times each year.  Discuss your learning priorities, and agree with your line manager, the most appropriate sessions to support you in your role and to meet your development needs.



Booking Information

 

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New Course: Yes
Course Type(s): Administrative Skills, Communication Skills
Staff Categories: Clerical and Library Assistants
Keywords: pa skills effective writing meeting support report compilation meeting coordination copy editing preparation briefing action planning Advanced Administrative

Course Contact Details

Name: Organisational Development
Telephone: 5381
Email: stafflearning@qub.ac.uk