How To Take Minutes

Become an expert, board level minute taker with this 90 minute (on demand), CPD certified course that is packed full of downloadable resources. 



What is CPD certified training?

Certified CPD training means the learning activity has reached the required Continuing Professional Development standards and benchmarks. The learning value has been scrutinised to ensure integrity and quality. The CPD Certification Service provides recognised independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD requirements.


Learn board level minute taking


Develop confidence and excel in your career with this CPD certified course


Gain skills that put you at the top of your game


Learn to take notes, actions and board level minutes with confidence.


CPD Certified

This engaging training is practical, filled with resources and CPD certified.


Course Objectives

By the end of this course, you will: 

  • Understand meeting protocols and effective meeting preparation.¬†

  • Know how to support the chair of the meeting.¬†

  • Understand the role and the purpose of the minute taker in meetings.¬†

  • Understand the language, structure and terminology of formal minutes.¬†

  • Understand the purpose of and the legal requirements of formal minutes.¬†

  • Know how to effectively and efficiently administer board meetings, leading to you being able to deliver effective, accurate and timely minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

CPD Certified

A recognised certification that ensures quality and gives your employer confidence in the content.


It doesn't take all day to learn everything you need to know about board level minute taking. It takes knowledge and then practice. 


This course is packed with animations and downloads to keep you engaged as you learn. 

Meet your instructor

Debbie is a freelance trainer and lecturer in Administration and IT. Having worked with boards across a range of industries over the last 30 years, Debbie understands all of the requirements for board level minute taking and the challenges facing minute takers. She is highly experienced at delivering training across a wide variety of subjects, bringing a wealth of knowledge from her time as an administrator with organisations such as the Children's Hospice and The Red Cross. Her passion and enthusiasm for teaching a new generation of administrative professionals is undeniable and she is known for her ability to simplify complex topics and make them approachable for learners of all levels.

Level up by becoming a confident minute taker. 


Remove the stress and anxiety from minute taking today.



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