Concise Minute Taking

Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, Business, Administration and Secretarial Skills

What Is Concise Minute Taking Training?

Our concise effective minute taking course objectives are to understand the role of the minute taker in the meeting administration process and to develop practical techniques essential for an accurate recording of events, discussions and actions made during meetings.

Who Should Attend

Course is ideal for busy administrators, secretaries and personal assistants or any other person needing to take meeting minutes concisely and who wish to learn how to produce minutes of meetings.

Course Agenda

- Types of meetings
- Roles of the meeting administrator – before
- during and after
- Understanding what is required of the minute taker
- Preparing the meeting room for the attendees – identifying the any special circumstances
- Producing agendas
- notices and distributing
- Note taking techniques
- Supporting the meeting chairperson
- Obtaining clarification concisely and assertively as required
- Writing minutes - how to
- Timescales
- Contributing to an agenda item
- Leading and guiding agenda point discussion
- Effective minute taking
- Review of notes and preparing minutes
- Converting notes into final minutes
- Review of learning and action planning
- course feedback
- In addition
- the training includes multiple practical exercises at the end of each subject module.


Concise Minute Taking training is available at training centres UK wide, and on client premises (as required) provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Parking, public transport links and refreshments vary from centre to centre and these will be confirmed to you prior to your enrolment on any course.


All delegates completing the course will receive a certificate of attendance by Xyz Training Group. As a proud member of the National Training Card, accreditation will also automatically be added to any NTC member account where applicable

Open Courses & Public Events

Our Concise Minute Taking training public event calendar has more than open course training dates taking place across the UK. Search and book securely online and receive an immediate confirmation together with full joining instructions, your VAT invoice and a receipt of payment. You are also able to make an enquiry and receive our formal quotation. Lowest price guaranteed.

More Information

We train in excess of 100,000 delegates per year. For more information, please make your enquiry using the form below. The XYZ Training Group Customer Charter ensures that all enquiries are responded to the same day.

Course Availability

In addition to a comprehensive Concise Minute Taking open course schedule, training is also available on client premises or at one of our training venues as a private course - provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Whatever your requirement, start by completing the form below and we'll send you the full course information and a quotation based on your requirements.

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Concise Minute Taking
Part of our Administration and Secretarial Skills range of training courses

Course Information

  • Course Duration 1 day
  • Max Class Size 12

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
Our Concise Minute Taking Training Courses

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