Minute Taking

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

What Is Minute Taking Training?

The ability to take accurate and concise minutes is an essential skill. This training course teaches you how to take and create easy to read, effective minutes that will build your reputation as a valued member of the meeting. Minute taking training will also help to develop your skills and confidence.

Who Should Attend

This training course is for anyone with a responsibility for minute taking in meetings.

Course Agenda

- The Purpose of Meetings and what are different types of meetings
- Types of Minutes
- Working with the Chair
- Who does What and When?
- Using and how to write effective agendas
- Taking Minutes
- Effective Listening
- How to Take Notes
- Sorting Information
- Practical Session
- Producing and Presenting Minutes
-  Being able to write with structure and clarity
- Developing the Appropriate Tone
-  Personal Action Plan.


Available onsite or nationwide at any of over 50 centres, see below our open course availability. Alternatively, call 0844 335 8882.


The Minute Taking course will be accredited to the latest in recognised certificating award. All successful delegates will also receive an Xyz certificate of attendance. Enrolled subscribers of the National Training Card will also have any certificate, qualification and/or ID card (where applicable) automatically added to their member account.

Open Courses & Public Events

Our 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 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.

Make A Minute Taking General Enquiry Here

Complete the form below and we'll send you some training options and / or a quote by return. Please only use this form if you are interested in Minute Taking courses. For all other enquiries, please use the general contact page, refine your search above or call us on 0844 335 8882.

Minute Taking Training Enquiry

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

Course Information

  • Course Duration 1 day
  • Max Class Size 16

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
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