Speed Writing Skills

The aim of this course is to provide you with an immediate improvement in your ability to take accurate notes at meetings, seminars and group discussions.

Upon completion of this course, you will be equipped with knowledge and tools that enable you to :

  • Reduce the amount of time you write
  • Increase the speed at which you can take notes
  • Recognise word families and how to abbreviate them


  • Speedwriting principles
  • Word group categories
  • Short form structure
  • Working from written text
  • Working from dictation
  • Transcribing notes
  • Refining your own style
  • Building up speed