PERFORM-AI contributes to meeting the EU needs and priorities on AI and entrepreneurship, especially aiming to encourage entrepreneurial spirit towards the uptake of AI in businesses and conveying the right understanding on AI essentials and strategic perspectives through the achievement of new entrepreneurial skills and competences crucial to embrace AI as part of an effective transformative toolkit in the European economy. With a focus on the organizational and business process management related implications of AI usage within companies, rather than on their technical aspects, PERFORM-AI provides for the first time VET training to build the knowledge and confidence target groups need to pioneer AI’s successful integration in micro companies, SMEs.