Project Description

How to Run Effective Meetings online training

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How to run effective meetings online training

£18pp + VAT

CPD certified

£45pp + VAT

Formal accreditation

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Meetings are an essential element in the life of any organisation. Well organised and managed, they bring together people’s diverse skills and experience and deliver fantastic results. Otherwise they will eat into precious time and fail to generate any benefits. The course looks at how to remove obstacles to success and ways to deal with negative behaviour.

This how to run effective meetings online training course is vital for all chairs, deputies and attendees who want to get better results from working in collaboration with others.

Lessons:

1. The purpose of meetings

2. Key meeting documents

3. Taking minutes

4. The role of secretary and chair

5. Organising a meeting; before, during and after

This how to run effective meetings online training course focuses on:

  • The different types of meetings and their purpose
  • The critical importance of planning and preparation
  • Structuring the agenda and the meeting to optimise time and contributions
  • The role of the chair and secretary and the skills relevant to have an effective meeting
  • Encouraging productive conversations and dealing with negative behaviour
  • The important documents to have and the records to make
  • How to ensure the follow-up and implementation of decisions made
  • Removing obstacles to success.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

All of our courses are certified by the CPD Certification Service. They have been scrutinised by an independent assessor, ensuring they meet national standards.

Click here to see our CPD certification for this course.

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Learning outcomes

Course code: AF6/2/MR/002
Level: 2
Credits: 1

  1. Understand the key features of effective meetings.
  2. Know how to organise a meeting.

Learning options and costs

CPD Certified

£18pp + VAT (£21.60)
  • Duration/access to course materials: 12 months unlimited access
  • Place of study: Online
  • Support: Course trainer available to answer queries by email or our social media channels
  • Average time to complete: 2 hours
  • Assessment: Mini assessments at the end of each lesson, pass rate of 75% required
  • Certificate: Self print CPD certified certificate
  • Recognition: CPD certified by the CPD certification service
  • Payment: Pay online

Formal accreditation

£45pp + VAT (£54)
  • Duration/access to course materials: 12 months unlimited access
  • Place of study: Online
  • Support: Course trainer available to answer queries by email or our social media channels
  • Average time to complete: 3.5 hours
  • Assessment: Mini assessments at the end of each lesson, pass rate of 75% required. In addition learners must submit their learner file to their course tutor.
  • Certificate: Open College Network West Midlands certificate will be sent recorded delivery
  • Recognition: Formally accredited through Open College Network West Midlands – 1 credit
  • Payment: Pay online

In house/classroom

£800plus travel
  • Duration/access to course materials: 1 day (6 hours) for up to 15 learners
  • Place: Venue of your choice
  • Support: Your trainer will answer any questions on the day, email support for the following week
  • Time to complete course: 6 hours
  • Assessment: Targeted questions throughout the day. If formal accreditation is requested learners will submit their learner file
  • Certificate: CPD certificate on the day. If formal accreditation is requested the certificates take approx. 1 – 2 weeks
  • Recognition: You can choose between CPD certified or a formally recognised accreditation (Formal accreditation incurs an additional cost of £20 pp)
  • Contact us to arrange your training day and payment

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