This accessible, fast-track online minute taking course teaches key skills, techniques, and competencies necessary for career success. The Minute Taking qualification is delivered through online study materials, automated assessments and video lessons which run step-by-step through specific methods for minute taking in meetings.
The Minute Taking course is taught by expert instructors with years of industry experience, ensuring the skills you pick up are practical and have a proven track record in a professional context. Broken into informative, manageable modules, this online minute taking course covers what to include and what to leave out in minutes, taking minutes with Microsoft OneNote, taking minutes in an interactive meeting, and much more.
Why choose this course
- Earn a free e-certificate upon successful completion.
- Accessible, informative modules taught by expert instructors
- Study in your own time, at your own pace, through your computer tablet or mobile device
- Benefit from instant feedback through mock exams and multiple-choice assessments
- Get 24/7 help or advice from our email and live chat teams
- Full Tutor Support on Weekdays
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of
- Video lessons
- Online study materials
- Mock exams
- Multiple-choice assessment
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to obtain your course completion e-certificate free of cost. Print copy by post is also available at an additional cost of 9.99 and PDF Certificate at 4.99.
Who is this course for?
This course is ideal for people interested in maximizing their efficiency in note taking for their jobs, and for people interested in working as a stenotype operator or journalist.
Training offered by the Minute Taking Course could potentially benefit a range of roles, but would particularly enhance careers in
- Office Administration
- Receptionist and Secretarial Work
- Business Management
- Other professional office roles
|Minute Taking Basics|
|What Minutes are||01:00:00|
|What to include/what to ignore||00:30:00|
|Motions and Resolutions||00:15:00|
|Method of recording minutes||00:30:00|
|Reasons for Meeting||00:30:00|
|What is a decision?||00:15:00|
|Minute Taking tips||00:30:00|
|Taking Minutes with OneNote 2007|
|The Role of a Minute-Taker||00:30:00|
|The Skills of a Minute-Taker||00:15:00|
|What Do I Record||00:30:00|
|Techniques for Preparing Minutes||00:30:00|
|Taking Minutes in an Interactive Meeting||00:30:00|
|The Minute Book||00:15:00|
|Mock Exam – Minute Taking Course||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – Minute Taking Course||00:20:00|