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Professional Minutes and NoteTaking

Duration 1 day

This one-day workshop is the ideal way to learn the skills of good minute taking.

It is both informative and practical with excellent back-up course notes to form a valuable reference source for the future.

A course that is completely up to date and suitable for all levels of personnel.

Course Content


  • Different types of note-taking - their purpose and for whom they are written
  • The importance of clarity in communication
  • The collection and classification of material
  • Improving listening, concentration and recall
  • Filtering information

Agendas and Minutes

  • Their importance and purpose
  • Structuring the Agenda
  • Taking Minutes
  • Composing Minutes

Organising the Meeting

  • Planning and preparation for the meeting
  • Collation of papers
  • Distribution
  • Almanacking
  • Liaising with the Chairperson