Competence development for start-up entrepreneurs

We help you at all stages of entrepreneurship – whether you are only thinking about entrepreneurship or have been an entrepreneur for a long time. At the beginning, an entrepreneur needs support and sparring to develop their own business idea. Competence development is also the key to the strengthening and growth of the company. Business Espoo offers entrepreneurship training and develops entrepreneurs’ skills in many ways. Contents are available with the following themes that are useful to the entrepreneur:

  • Business basics
  • Financial management
  • Sales and marketing
  • Product and service development

Explore the training offered by the Business Espoo network on the operators’ own websites: 

Omnia training and services for entrepreneurs
Training offered by the Chamber of Commerce
Training offered by the Federation of Espoo Enterprises

Apprenticeship training

Apprenticeship training is an excellent and cost-effective way to acquire the skills needed at work and in running a business. Practicality and flexibility make it a handy way for companies to train existing employees or recruit new ones. For an entrepreneur, apprenticeship training is an opportunity to develop professional skills and deepen business competence. Skills acquired in training can always be used immediately, as the majority of the studies take place in one’s own work, which is supported by training.

As an employer in an apprenticeship
Development of entrepreneurial skills through apprenticeship


BE Studio: Competence for the company’s needs through apprenticeship

On BE Studio, expert guest Frida Wickholm-Jansson, Career Advisor at Omnia, explains how apprenticeship training works in practice. BE Studio is hosted by Director Saija Äikäs from the Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce. The video is in Finnish.


Watch BE Studio on the Business Espoo YouTube channel.

If you became interested in the opportunities offered by apprenticeship training, please contact Omnia by e-mail yrityspalvelut@omnia.fi or phone +358 40 126 7676.