When you book onto a course you are entrusted to ensure this has been agreed with your line manager.

This course will focus on before, during and after meeting implementation/facilitation as well as structuring note taking more effectively and the art of speedwriting.


  • Introduction to minute taking
  • Establishing roles
  • Planning and preparing for minute taking
  • Meeting structures
  • Speedwriting techniques
  • Tips for increasing speed
  • Speedwriting rules
  • Shortcuts and abbreviations
  • Exercises in taking minutes using speedwriting techniques
  • Course review

Intended for:

All staff

Course Dates

Course When Where
Minute Taking & Speed Writing

No courses currently scheduled


To book on a course please email the course title and the date you wish to attend to the Learning and Development Team.  Please also let us know if you have any special requirements or would like us to make reasonable adjustments in order that you can get the maximum benefit from the training. 

If no dates are scheduled you will be able to add your name onto a waiting list and you will be contacted when a date has been arranged. To register interest in a future course please email the Learning and Development Team with the title of the course you wish to attend.


If you are registered, training is available via  e-learning, through Learning Nexus see the E-Learning page for more information about the courses available and how to access them.