Corporate Training for Teams
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Speed Writing (Half Day) (In-House)

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Course description

Speed Writing (Half Day) (In-House)

Suitable for anyone working in today' fast-paced environment who needs to take notes quickly and accurately at meetings, briefings or on the telephone. This quick to learn note-taking method gives you techniques which you can use immediately after the course. Your speed will build by continued use and by compiling your own short forms for frequently used specialist terms.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Understand the principles of the speed writing system
  • Take notes and/or minutes immediately using speedwriting techniques
  • Note telephone or other messages quickly and accurately
  • Use techniques described to continue to develop your speed

Training Course Content

Module 1:Introduction & Objectives

  • What is Speedwriting and why and when it' useful
  • The theory and principles of Speedwriting
  • Using abbreviations
  • Shortcuts and handy hints
  • Writing individual words using Speedwriting
  • Writing sentences using Speedwriting
  • Reading your notes easily from your Speedwriting notes

Module 2:Reviewing The Principles of Speedwriting

  • Recap speedwriting principles
  • Practice writing individual words, building your own dictionary
  • How to develop your own unique abbreviations for commonly used words in your business
  • Further practice writing sentences
  • Writing and reading backyour speedwriting from dictated material
  • Techniques and tips for building your speed back at work

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08 Aug 2019
Just right

The teacher was extremely knowledgeable and the course was paced at just the right speed.

09 Jun 2018
Extremely knowledgable in her subject

Margaret was extremely knowledgable in her subject, she was able to answer all questions and give clarity on any queries.

09 Jun 2018
Very thorough and at a perfect pace for content

Margaret was a great instructor, very thorough and at a perfect pace for content. Very inclusive of whole group.


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