Colbea – The Colchester Business Enterprise Agency

The Colchester Business Enterprise Agency (Colbea) is a not for profit organisation dedicated to supporting business. Colbea delivered 1,557 training and advice sessions in 2015/16, so it’s fair to say that we know what we’re talking about.

‘In the Market for Success’ UPDATE – PLACES BOOKING UP FAST – Call 01206 548833 or email to book your place today – Don’t miss out on your £2000 of FREE* business support

Colbea’s Big Skills Takeaway brings you a series of six practical, bite-size, ‘How to…’ seminars where you will learn new skills that you can take away and enjoy using straight away. IF YOU BOOK AND PAY FOR FIVE WORKSHOPS, WE’LL GIVE YOU THE SIXTH WORKSHOP FREE!

From your experienced & accredited Colbea Business Advisors, who are here to help and encourage you as a new entrepreneur – PLUS a free, comprehensive start-up guide, worth £10 (£15 RRP).

Colbea provides a variety of training courses & workshops designed specifically to help you through the different stages of your business journey.

High quality, fully-serviced office space at very competitive prices across two Colchester locations – “The perfect environment to start a new business.”

Training workshops helping you tackle essential business topics, featuring expert guest speakers and a laid-back networking opportunity.

Meeting and Training rooms available at both of our Colchester offices for hire at competitive rates.

Thank you to our Colbea Business Ambassadors

 – For helping us to provide training, support and mentoring to thousands of the region’s businesses.

Our business advice / training services are either free of charge or heavily subsidised. This is made possible through the generous support of Colchester Borough Council and by sponsorship from other businesses in Colchester. Please use the links below to explore our current sponsors, directors and team.





Latest Updates

- “In the Market for Success” Course Dairy – Workshop 3

- See yourself on film! Watch NeonCloud’s AGP video here

- Piecing together the financial puzzle – IM4S Course Diary

- ‘In the Market for Success’ Course Diary – Week 1

- Thank you to our newest sponsor – NeonCloud