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How to take Meeting Minutes (eLearning)

Target Audience

Anyone looking to learn about good practice in the important function of taking accurate meeting minutes.


Accurate minute taking is an essential part of good meeting practice. The keeping of accurate meeting minutes is also an essential requirement for non-profit companies.

This course can be accessed for up to 30 days after purchase.

Course Structure

The course is divided into 5 component parts and takes approx. 30 minutes to review. Participants should allow for additional time to review the minutes template which accompanies the course. Topics are self-contained to facilitate micro-learning for the time conscious participant.

1. Taking Meeting Minutes

In this lesson, we review the role of minute taker and the different types of minutes that may be taken at meetings.

2. How to Take Meeting Minutes

In this lesson, the focus is on discursive minutes and how such minutes may be recorded.

3. Listening Skills

Good listening skills are essential for individuals taking notes during meetings. In this lesson, we learn more about active listening and methods for improving listening skills.

4. Note Taking During Meetings

In this lesson, we consider how best to prepare for the role of minute taker at a meeting.

5. How to Help Luke?

In this lesson, we apply what we have learned in previous lessons to a relevant hypothetical situation.

Upon successfully completing the course, participants may download free of charge a course Certificate of Completion.

Note: Once an e-Learning course is booked, it could take up to 48 hours for login details to be provided.

NOTE: When booking, please make sure to input all the correct contact details onto the booking form as the information will be used to create learner profiles. Should information be entered incorrectly it could delay the booking process.


€30Nonprofit Organisation
€30Carmichael Resident Organisation
€30Statutory Organisation
€30Corporate Organisation

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