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Meetings and Minutes Seminar

The Meetings and Minutes training course is available at the Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen and Inverness Pitman Training Centres.

This Meeting and Minute Taking course is for anyone who organises and takes minutes at meetings and would like to do the job to a professional standard. Taking an effective minute of a Meeting ensures an accurate record of the content of the meeting for future reference.  The content is applicaple to any type of meeting whether formal or informal.

Course Duration: 1 Day

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Upon successful completion of this one day workshop you will understand:

  • What a Meeting is:
    1. Formal v informal meetings
    2. Key elements for successful meetings
  • The Agenda:
    1. What an agenda is and why we need one
    2. Content and format for an agenda
  • Different styles of note taking:
    1. Writing quickly
    2. Different styles of writing
    3. What to write on
    4. What to write with
  • Minutes:
    1. What are minutes and why do we need them?
    2. Different types of minutes
    3. The language of minutes
    4. The format of minutes

This course is designed to show you:

To understand what meetings are and why we have them
To understand the importance of an agenda
To identify the key elements in an agenda
To introduce different styles of note taking
To understand what minutes are and why they are needed
To learn how to produce appropriate minutes of a meeting

You will learn:

The difference between formal and informal meetings
How to set out an agenda
Tips and techniques for note taking
The role of the minute taker
What minutes are and the different styles of minutes
How to use appropriate language for minutes

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August 2021

Meetings & Minutes

August 31
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Glasgow, First Floor 82 Union Street
Glasgow, G1 3QS United Kingdom

Personal Development Timetable 2021: Classroom training delivered face to face in Glasgow and Edinburgh centres or through our virtual classrooms. Contact Helen…

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September 2021

Meetings & Minutes (1 day)

September 3
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One event on 18/06/2021 at 00:00

One event on 03/09/2021 at 00:00

One event on 12/11/2021 at 00:00

Edinburgh, 4 Queen Street
Edinburgh, EH2 1JE United Kingdom

Classroom (attending in person) or Virtual Classroom (delivered remotely) training delivered with one of our tutors, running throughout 2020/2021 in Aberdeen. All…

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Meetings & Minutes

September 3
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One event on 23/04/2021 at 00:00

One event on 18/06/2021 at 00:00

One event on 03/09/2021 at 00:00

One event on 12/11/2021 at 00:00

Aberdeen, 469 Union Street
ABERDEEN, AB11 6DB United Kingdom

Classroom (attending in person) or Virtual Classroom (delivered remotely) training delivered with one of our tutors, running throughout 2020/2021 in Aberdeen. All…

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Meetings & Minutes

September 7 @ 09:00 - September 8 @ 17:00
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One event on 03/03/2021 at 09:00

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One event on 25/05/2021 at 09:00

One event on 20/07/2021 at 09:00

One event on 07/09/2021 at 09:00

One event on 12/10/2021 at 08:00

One event on 08/12/2021 at 09:00

Edinburgh, 4 Queen Street
Edinburgh, EH2 1JE United Kingdom

Personal Development Timetable 2021: Classroom training delivered face to face in Glasgow and Edinburgh centres or through our virtual classrooms. Contact Helen…

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October 2021

Meetings & Minutes

October 12 @ 08:00 - 17:00
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One event on 03/03/2021 at 09:00

One event on 06/04/2021 at 08:00

One event on 25/05/2021 at 09:00

One event on 20/07/2021 at 09:00

One event on 07/09/2021 at 09:00

One event on 12/10/2021 at 08:00

One event on 08/12/2021 at 09:00

Edinburgh, 4 Queen Street
Edinburgh, EH2 1JE United Kingdom

Personal Development Timetable 2021: Classroom training delivered face to face in Glasgow and Edinburgh centres or through our virtual classrooms. Contact Helen…

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November 2021

Meetings & Minutes

November 4
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One event on 31/08/2021 at 00:00

One event on 04/11/2021 at 00:00

Glasgow, First Floor 82 Union Street
Glasgow, G1 3QS United Kingdom

Personal Development Timetable 2021: Classroom training delivered face to face in Glasgow and Edinburgh centres or through our virtual classrooms. Contact Helen…

Find out more »

Meetings & Minutes (1 day)

November 12
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One event on 23/04/2021 at 00:00

One event on 18/06/2021 at 00:00

One event on 03/09/2021 at 00:00

One event on 12/11/2021 at 00:00

Edinburgh, 4 Queen Street
Edinburgh, EH2 1JE United Kingdom

Classroom (attending in person) or Virtual Classroom (delivered remotely) training delivered with one of our tutors, running throughout 2020/2021 in Aberdeen. All…

Find out more »

Meetings & Minutes

November 12
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One event on 23/04/2021 at 00:00

One event on 18/06/2021 at 00:00

One event on 03/09/2021 at 00:00

One event on 12/11/2021 at 00:00

Aberdeen, 469 Union Street
ABERDEEN, AB11 6DB United Kingdom

Classroom (attending in person) or Virtual Classroom (delivered remotely) training delivered with one of our tutors, running throughout 2020/2021 in Aberdeen. All…

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December 2021

Meetings & Minutes

December 8 @ 09:00 - December 9 @ 17:00
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One event on 03/03/2021 at 09:00

One event on 06/04/2021 at 09:00

One event on 25/05/2021 at 09:00

One event on 20/07/2021 at 09:00

One event on 07/09/2021 at 09:00

One event on 12/10/2021 at 08:00

One event on 08/12/2021 at 09:00

Edinburgh, 4 Queen Street
Edinburgh, EH2 1JE United Kingdom

Personal Development Timetable 2021: Classroom training delivered face to face in Glasgow and Edinburgh centres or through our virtual classrooms. Contact Helen…

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This fund provides Levy Paying Companies an opportunity to up-skill or re-skill Employees and in turn, support economic growth.

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