Overview

This one-day seminar is one of our most popular seminars and is perfect for anyone who is involved in organising meetings and taking notes at those meetings.

During the seminar, you will learn to:

  • Understand the key elements of a successful meeting
  • Plan the meeting: purpose of meetings; the role and responsibilities of the minute taker; preparation and procedures; different types of meeting
  • Formulate an agenda; informal agendas; formal agendas; sample chairperson’s agenda
  • Develop the role of the minute-taker and work successfully with the chairperson
  • Increase confidence in your minute-taking abilities by understanding the power of effective document preparation
  • Increase effectiveness for individuals through better understanding and application of the key responsibilities involved in this job role
  • Draft and write effective minutes; follow up actions
  • Electronic meetings; developing a personal action plan.

You will get a workbook with exercises, individual notes and a concise personal action plan to ensure that the skills learnt on this course will be successfully applied in the workplace.

Session Dates

Even if we don’t have any dates showing below, contact your local training centre to find out when they might be running the next session!

Location Address Date Time Get in Touch
Central and West London Pitman Training London Central and West, 3rd Floor, 4/4A Bloomsbury Way, Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2RP 04/06/2024 09:30
Stratford Boardman House, 64 Broadway, Stratford, London E15 1NT 06/06/2024 09:30
Ipswich Pitman Training Ipswich, 12 Northgate Street, Ipswich IP1 3DB 07/06/2024 09:30
Glasgow Pitman Training Glasgow 1st Floor 82 Union Street Glasgow, G1 3QS 12/06/2024 09:30
Edinburgh Pitman Training Edinburgh, 4 Queen Street, First Floor, Buzzer 12, Edinburgh, EH2 1JE 13/06/2024 09:30
Central and West London Pitman Training London Central and West, 3rd Floor, 4/4A Bloomsbury Way, Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2RP 02/07/2024 09:30
Glasgow Pitman Training Glasgow 1st Floor 82 Union Street Glasgow, G1 3QS 18/07/2024 09:30
Aberdeen Pitman Training Aberdeen, 469 Union Street, Aberdeen AB11 6DB 02/08/2024 09:30
Stratford Boardman House, 64 Broadway, Stratford, London E15 1NT 09/08/2024 09:30
Edinburgh Pitman Training Edinburgh, 4 Queen Street, First Floor, Buzzer 12, Edinburgh, EH2 1JE 28/08/2024 09:30
Glasgow Pitman Training Glasgow 1st Floor 82 Union Street Glasgow, G1 3QS 27/09/2024 09:30
Stratford Boardman House, 64 Broadway, Stratford, London E15 1NT 17/10/2024 09:30
Edinburgh Pitman Training Edinburgh, 4 Queen Street, First Floor, Buzzer 12, Edinburgh, EH2 1JE 19/11/2024 09:30
Aberdeen Pitman Training Aberdeen, 469 Union Street, Aberdeen AB11 6DB 29/11/2024 09:30
Glasgow Pitman Training Glasgow 1st Floor 82 Union Street Glasgow, G1 3QS 03/12/2024 09:30
Stratford Boardman House, 64 Broadway, Stratford, London E15 1NT 05/12/2024 09:30