Project Description

Taking Minutes online training

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Taking minutes online training

£18pp + VAT

CPD certified

£45pp + VAT

Formal accreditation

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Minutes capture discussions, decisions and actions; providing a record of a meeting, but what should they look like? What needs to be included and what can be omitted? In addition, taking minutes can be challenging, this course will look at strategies to address difficult situations and explores the relationship between the minute taker and others.

This taking minutes online training course is aimed at anyone who takes minutes or notes in meetings. The skills learnt will help you to develop a clear understanding and apply techniques to the role of minute taker.

Lessons:

1. The purpose of minutes

2. The role of minute taker

3. Working with others and potential barriers

4. Producing minutes

This taking minutes online training course focuses on:

  • The purpose of minutes
  • The relationship between the minute taker and others
  • Potential difficulties you may face and strategies to overcome them
  • Techniques for taking minutes
  • Different minute layouts and styles to suit your audience .

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/004
Level: 2
Credits: 1

  1. Understand the purpose of minutes.
  2. Understand skills needed to take minutes
  3. Understand the relationship between the minute taker and other members of an organisation.
  4. Understand potential difficulties of taking minutes.
  5. Know techniques for taking minutes.
  6. Know how to produce minutes.

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: 4 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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