|Course title||Minutes and agendas: papers and preparations for effective meetings|
This course provides an introduction to the role of committee secretary. It will look at how and what to prepare in advance, how to record meetings effectively and efficiently, and how to construct clear and effective agendas and minutes. It will also explore how your minutes and agendas can be structured and used to help your committee to work efficiently and effectively. Although a variety of styles of agendas and minutes will be discussed, the main focus of the course will be on formal styles and formats.