Green Office training

Why a Green Office Training?

Green Offices have the opportunity to work towards a more sustainable university or college and involve staff and students in the topic of sustainability. This has its challenges! The composition of a Green Office often changes, there are more projects than there are hours, and a university/college is a complex organisation. The Green Office training is an interactive tailor-made training that deals with the challenges of your Green Office.

What's the Green Office training about?

Tailor-made training

Goodrise agrees on the content of the training together with the applicant. For example, the emphasis can be on lobbying in the educational institution itself, or on effective cooperation.


The training addresses the challenges of your Green Office and educational institution. The content is in consultation.

Experienced trainer

The trainer has been part of a Green Office and sustainable higher education himself.


No boring monologue of multiple hours, but heads together to work towards maximum impact.


Goodrise wants to keep the training affordable to every organisation. Prices are in consultation.

Due to COVID-19 the Green Office training is temporarily offered online only. The training can also be given in Dutch.

Soem Zeijlmans

The trainer

Soem Zeijlmans

At Leiden University Green Office, I discovered the potential of a Green Office. By making higher education sustainable, a university/college not only sets a good example, but also inspires its students to work towards a sustainable world.

For this training I combine my practical experience at Leiden University Green Office with organisational knowledge from my studies in Governance, Economics, and Development.


Frequently Asked Questions

The training will be adapted to the needs of your Green Office. The training can include lobbying activities, involving students and setting up your own organisation.

I would like to hear your wishes, then we can look at the possibilities without any obligation. Please send an e-mail to

Because of COVID-19 the Green Office training is temporarily online, but that does not make it less interesting. By engaging in conversation and (if necessary) dividing the group, participants are involved as much as possible.

The duration depends on the needs of the organisation. A typical training will last about four hours, with a break. For online training, it is better to split the training into two parts.

Geen probleem. This training can be taught in either Dutch or English.

Please contact us for the possibilities.

I look forward to discussing the possibilities for your Green Office.

Send an email to

en_GBEnglish (UK)