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Learn the basics of taking effective minutes in this online training – and make note taking easy. Cost: £20 per participant


Who is this training for?

Anyone who’s role involves taking minutes and recording meetings. It’ll be particularly beneficial if you work in an administrative or secretarial position.

What will I learn from this training?

Minutes are evidence of your organisation’s performance and its history, making them one of the most valuable possessions of a charity.

After attending this training, you’ll:

  • Understand what a “minute” is
  • Understand the relationship between minute taker and chairperson
  • Know how to manage a meeting to your advantage
  • Know how to take a minute
  • Know what to minute and what not to
  • Know how to make your experience of minute taking easier and better
  • Be able to produce minutes that better serve their purpose

Who will be delivering this training?

David Saunders, Group Development Officer (Training) at NCVS, who has been delivering training and support to VCSE sector groups and organisations for over 15 years.

How will this training be delivered?

This training will be delivered online via Zoom. It’ll be interactive and may use various tools and training methods, which the trainer will support you with using. To get the most out of this training, please make sure you have a stable internet connection, working camera and microphone, and a quiet space to join us from.


If you have any accessibility needs, please let us know on our booking form. We might be in touch to discuss any necessary adjustments we can make, so you can fully engage in the training. Closed captions can be enabled during all our online training.

How do I make a booking?

To make a secure, online booking for this training, please click the “Register Now” button and follow the instructions. Please note that payment by credit or debit card will be required.


If you have any questions about this training or have a booking query, please contact us by calling 0115 934 8400 or emailing ncvs@nottinghamcvs.co.uk.


4th June, 2024 from  6:00 PM to  8:00 PM
NCVS interactive online session
Event Fee(s)
Standard fee per participant £20.00