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Green Champions Training Glasgow

A free, CPD-certified full day training workshop at Hampden Stadium
Green Champions landing page 100% recommended

Rising energy, water and raw material costs and increasing consumer pressure continue to challenge the way that businesses across Scotland manage their environmental performance.

Our online Green Champions training course is already helping organisations across Scotland prepare for this challenge by providing knowledge, tried-and-tested techniques, best practice examples, and free tools and templates.

This live event, designed for small and medium sized enterprises, will pack the entire Green Champions planning modules into one day, and is delivered first hand by our team of business experts, guest speakers and one-to-one advisors.

Get the skills and knowledge over 1,500 other professionals have already learnt through the Green Champions training course. Find out about available funding, understand the changing resource landscape and go beyond compliance to save money, grow profits and increase competitive advantage.

Includes free parking and free tour of the Scottish Football Museum - a fun way to spend lunch and a great chance to explore the stadium.

Who should attend?

This workshop is designed for anyone in your organisation who influences or has direct responsibility for environmental performance, as well as members of your management team engaged in organisational improvement.

Particularly ideal for:

  • health, safety and environment managers;
  • environmental performance champions;
  • compliance managers;
  • facilities managers; and
  • office/general managers.



All of the Green Champions training course’s planning modules packed into one day...

09.30 - Registration and breakfast
10.00 - Why your business needs to be resource efficient to survive 
10.20 - How to identify cost and carbon saving ideas
11.00 - Break
11.15 - When, where and how to collect data on your energy, water and raw materials use
12.15 - Guest speaker - case study
12.30 - Lunch
13.00 - Museum tour
13.30 - Using your data to develop a solid action plan
14.30 - Break
14.45 - Guest speaker - case study
15.00 - Getting your colleagues and management on board to fast track success
15.45 - Next steps - accessing government funding and free support 
16.00 - Close

"A very good day for businesses that want to save money and reduce their environmental impact”
John-Paul Valentine, Bars and Catering Manager, Assembly Rooms
"One of the best workshops I've been to - and I've been to a lot!”
Irene Mullen, Quality Manager, Gartsherrie Engineering Ltd
"I took away lots of ideas to use back here at the Centre”
Andrew Grieveson, Education Officer, Scottish Seabird Centre


Limited spaces:

Due to the popularity of Resource Efficient Scotland events, places are limited to two people per organisation. Additional colleagues wishing to attend may submit a booking and, if space permits, will be able to join the training.


CPD-certified training:

This is a CPD-certified training course. Accredited CPD training means the learning activity has reached the required Continuing Professional Development standards and benchmarks. The learning value has been scrutinised to ensure integrity and quality. The CPD Certification Service provides recognised independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD requirements. 


Unable to attend this date?

We're running several Green Champions training workshops across Scotland and by webinar this March. Check our events page for more details. 


"100% of past delegates recommend this training"

Based on completed feedback forms when we last delivered this course (Edinburgh Zoo, June 2019).


Further information:

For further information or to discuss other site visit opportunities and dates, please contact or call 0800 808 2268.

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