Having a more effective memory can help improve your performance, productivity and create more efficient ways of working. When things go wrong at work, it is often down to people forgetting key information.

With greater demands being put on professionals and some facing information-overload, this interactive course helps you use your memory to remember and action key tasks at work.

Through practical workshops and exercises this Advanced Memory training course gives you the tools and knowledge to be more effective at remembering key tasks. By taking a memory test at the start and the end of the day, you will be able to show your progression.

Leave the day with practical and actionable memory techniques to be used once you are back in the workplace.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the science behind memory
  • Identify and overcome barriers to forgetfulness
  • Gain tools and techniques to remember key information
  • Learn how to retrain your brain to memorise things quickly
  • Utilise advance memory techniques to enhance your performance
All the Understanding ModernGov courses are Continuing Professional Development (CPD) certified, with signed certificates available upon request for event.

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09:15 - 09:45


09:45 - 10:00

Trainer’s Welcome and Learning Objectives

10:00 - 10:45

Workshop: The Science Behind Memory

In this interactive session, delegates will learn about the science behind memory. 

  • What is memory?
  • Understand why we might remember some things and not others
  • Gain a quick scientific overview of memory
  • Understand the difference between right and left brain
  • Long term vs. short term memory
  • Take a quick memory test to assess your memory
10:45 - 11:00

Morning Break

11:00 - 12:00

Workshop: Identify and Overcome the Barriers to Forgetfulness

This interactive session will give delegates a practical tools to identify and overcome barriers to forgetfulness. 

  • Identify influences and factors that might inhibit your memory
  • Learn how to retrain your brain to memorise things quickly
  • Make your memory more efficient
12:00 - 13:00

Workshop: Memorise Important Information

This session will help delegates to remember key tasks in a logical and actionable way. 

  • Learn how to filter out key and relevant information
  • Overcome information overload
  • Learn how to remember key tasks in a logical and actionable way
  • Gain tools to use at work to memorise important information
  • Utilise techniques to block out unimportant information
13:00 - 14:00


14:00 - 16:00

Workshop: Improve Your Memory to Increase Your Work Performance (Flexible Afternoon Break)

In this session, delegates will be given a range of tasks to help put everything into practice that has been learnt throughout the day.

  • Ensure your memory is effectively used to action key points
  • Learn ways to measure the impact of your memory
  • Keep composure when you might not be able to remember key information
  • Practice using your long-term and short-term memory
  • Turn your memory into a pool of knowledge
  • Learn tools to help your staff improve their memory
  • Gain expert feedback from our trainer
  • Take another memory test to see how you have improved
16:00 - 16:15

Evaluation, Feedback and Close