Meetings and Minutes

Seminar Content

Key elements of a successful meeting

Formulation an agenda; informal agendas; formal agendas; sample chairperson's agenda

The meeting: purpose of meetings; the role and responsibilities of the minute taker; preparation and procedures; different types of meeting

Drafting and writing effective minutes ; Follow up actions

Electronic meetings ; Developing a personal action plan

Aims and Objectives

Understand the meeting , agenda and minute taking cycle. 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

Increased work effectiveness for individuals through better understanding and application of the key responsibilities involved in this job role

A personalised workbook with exercises , individual notes and concise personal action play to ensure that the skills learnt on this course will be successfully applied in the workplace

The opportunity to gain a widely recognised Pitman Training Certificate

Target Audience

Those individuals who are involved in organising meetings and taking minutes


Our current seminar dates are shown below. To book now please call 0208 600 2460 or use our enquiry form.

Minutes and Meetings (1 day)
2 October, 30 October, 27 November and 19 December