The Pitman shorthand system is phonetic – small lines and symbols represent the sounds in the English language. The system can take between one and two years to learn properly. It’s also quite hard. A quicker and easier system is Teeline shorthand. This was adapted from Pitman in order to create a faster, easier and quicker to learn shorthand note taking system.

Here is the Pitman shorthand signs for consonants.

Pitman shorthand alphabet consonants

Pitman shorthand alphabet consonants