• Training Room

    Committee Servicing and Minute Taking
    Provider   Organisational and Staff Development Unit

    The decision-making of the University relies heavily on the work of those who service committees in all their forms. Do you want to improve your confidence for this important role? These resources cover the whys, whats, hows and whos of Committee Servicing and Minute Taking.

Duration 1 full day

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: Anyone involved in minute taking

This full day course cover the background and theory as well as practical exercises of Committee Servicing and Minute Taking.


By the end of the session you will have covered:

  • the role of the committee secretary
  • the function and dynamics of different committees
  • practise setting an agenda
  • develop an understanding of minuting styles and techniques

Delivered By: Jean Grier



When applying for a course, you should note that there will be a £50* to your department if you cancel within 5** working days or you do not attend, and a £25 charge for cancellations/ non-attendance between 6 and 10 working days. There will be no charge for cancellation made 10 or more working days before the event. Notifications should be made to OSDU@strath.ac.uk

A department is welcome to send someone else in your place if they wish without incurring a charge, providing that person has the necessary pre-requisites for the course. In the case of courses split over more than one day, you must attend ALL parts of the course. If you fail to attend any part you will be charged as outlined above.

*This is the standard charge for cancellation or non-attendance of course of 1 days duration or less. For some courses there may be a higher cancellation charge and if this is the case you will be advised of this at the time of booking.

**Any bookings made within 10 days of the event will incur the charges as specified.