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How to Manage Effective Meetings

Course Overview

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On average this
course contributes
1 hours
towards your CPD

Meetings are vital for management and communication. They enable people to plan activities, exchange information and make decisions together. Knowing how to hold efficient and effective meetings is a key aspect of making projects or activities successful.

As a result, this module has been developed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills required to manage an effective meeting. On completion, learners will understand why meetings are important and know how to ensure that the key outcomes of an effective meeting are achieved.

On completion of this course learners will be able to:

  • Chair a meeting
  • Negotiate effectively
  • Design well formed outcomes
  • Recognise the dynamics in meetings
  • Make effective interventions
  • Identify the factors of successful meetings

Course Details

Lesson Plan

Areas covered include:

  • Welcome and Learning Objectives
  • Introduction to Managing Effective Meetings
  • Successful Meeting Format
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Managing Meeting Dynamics
  • Administration
  • Summary

Target Audience

This module is aimed at managers who have a responsibility to manage effective meetings within their team.


With approximately 50 interactive screens, it is estimated that this module will take approximately 1 hour to complete (depending on learning speed). As an e-learning module you can complete this training in convenient stages. The system will record your progress throughout.

CPD Accreditation

The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines

What our customers have said

The whole topic was covered in an easy to follow "stage by stage" manner, with main points continually making you focus.
09/04/2016 BH
It is very easy to follow, everything is described in detail
27/02/2016 ZK
Easy to use
13/10/2015 LT
13/10/2015 CB
Very easy and clear to complete
10/10/2015 AD
It's clear, straight forward to use
23/09/2015 JB
Everything was set out in a format that was easily understood
The slides were good with a lot of additional information available if needed but presented in a way that slides were still clear and concise
SN 24/05/2014
The system takes you through the modules in a succinct way so that no information can be missed
GG 30/12/2013
Easy to navigate. Test was useful to consolidate knowledge
LB 04/12/2013
Very well designed course, very intuitive and excellent information resource
BS 06/11/2013
The system isn't just pages and pages of reading you can swipe boxes in whatever order you please and go back if unsure
CD 26/06/2013
Drop down detail on bullet points so could focus on areas on interest and not have to read EVERYTHING
NK 10/06/2013
This was a brilliant unit that really helped me to understand the important of preparation and fundamental for managing a meeting
EA 09/02/2013

Cost and Discounts

£30 + VAT - This cost is for a single user.

Discounts are available for multiple users (10 or more) for more information please contact, or telephone UKVC Sales on 01943-605976.

How it Works

The information below is specific to this particular course. If you would like a more general guide to how our purchasing and learning works please visit the Four Easy Steps page which should tell you all you need to know.

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This is an online course, all the training will be taken through your browser window. There will be no face-to-face sessions with instructors nor will you receive any training material through the post. If you wish you may print out any page of the training material, and may also print the notes you took during the training.

You can also revisit the training material at any time, even after you have completed the course.


The material for this course has been broken down into several smaller lessons, each lesson dealing with a specific area of the overall subject.

The lesson consist of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk you through the lesson material at a pace that suits you. Pages may also include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help you keep in touch and interested in the material.

Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be PAUSED and RESUMED at any stage. When all lessons in the course have been completed our system will realise and automatically record that you have successfully completed the course


This course is delivered fully online allowing you to learn at your own pace, however an average duration would be 1 hours.

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