Do you have to take minutes as part of your job or leisure activities?
This course provides an outline of the key issues involved in taking effective and professional minutes of different types of meetings. It looks at some of the ‘tricks’ of the professional minute taker, including some solutions to common problems, how to deal with committee language, and confidential issues.
By the end of the course learners will:
- Know the purpose of minutes and why different styles are necessary for different types of meetings
- Have a general overview of the background knowledge required as Minute Taker or Secretary and how to deal with commonly experienced situations
- Recognise the range of work involved in the 'Committee Cycle' and identify effective practices to improve the efficiency of their Committee