The Business Support Office (OAE) offers a broad portfolio of business training and short-length executive programs to local companies. 

This portfolio is mainly aimed at sole business owners and small and medium companies 

The goal is to enhance the local economic tissue’s competitiveness, with a special focus on traditional industry, retail businesses and technological start-ups. 


Main topics are related to factors affecting growth of small and medium companies, such as business dimensioning, internationalisation & sales strategies, and innovation and technology driven processes. 


Business training
2-3 hour length sessions led by our own business advisors and external experts. 
Strategy and management
Business incorporation procedures
Business taxation
Talent search and team management
Business transfer
Strengthening business projects in the social economy. 
Training sessions are only available to local companies.
Business programs
40-50 hour length programs targeting business founders, managers and executives. In collaboration with private partners.
Retail business programs: how to add businesses on the internet, professionalisation of trade associations and business transfer
Barcelona Urban Industry Program
Barcelona Mentoring Program
Alternative financing options
Business fairs: access and networking activities for SMEs
Sales Management and Sales Team Building
Learning to Grow Program
Generational replacement in family companies
Axelera, business acceleration program
Business Finds Business Program
Business programs are only available to local companies. Please visit the Spanish site for more information.