Minute Taking for Meetings

Accredited and Aligned to SAQA’s Unit Standard ID 13934, NQF Level 3, Credits 4

The Minute Taking for Meetings workshop has been developed to prepare office professionals with the skills they need to be effective in running meetings and keeping accurate minutes.


“I had a wonderful experience and learnt a lot. The facilitator is excellent in what she does. Keep it up!” — Mandisa Zondi (NBCRFI)

“Everything was perfect” — Cebisile Zikalala (SEDA)

“I thoroughly enjoyed the course and learnt a lot of valuable tools” — Tanja Lendowshy (Golder Associates)

“The workshop was great and I personally acquired a lot of skills in minute taking” — Nomthandazo Shabangu (UNISA)

Excellent facilitator – the workshop was useful and I have learnt a lot” ~ Johanna Morulane (Department of Justice)

Training Course Ojectives for Minute Taking Skills

 The purpose and objectives of minutes

 Identifying different types of minutes

 Planning and preparing communications prior to meetings

 Producing a well constructed agenda in the correct time frame.

 Optimising resources

 Preparing correct and sufficient equipment required to take minutes

 Understand the importance of accurate recording and producing of concise minutes that reflect proceedings.

 Distributing minutes to the correct list, different methods of distribution and the importance of keeping to a timeframe

Contact Details

Contact Person: 

Julie Schoobridge
Course Details

Course Delivery Method: 

Presented Courses

Course Duration: 

1 Day


R1 900