Shigoto no Nihongo (Module 1) - How to successfully to get the job.
Application Form

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Please complete the checklist below to determine if you can enroll in Shigoto no Nihongo. Please note that applicants will not be able to enroll if they have not ticked all of the boxes listed below. This is because of the likelihood of them struggling with class content if they have not attained all of the necessary competencies to complete the course.

Please contact our customer service department if you haven’t satisfied all the program requirements, but would still like to enroll in another course more reflective of your abilities in preparation for future enrollment in Shigoto no Nihongo.

Personal Information

Have you ever studied Japanese before?
Please note that this course requires students to be able to speak Japanese at least at an everyday conversation level.

If you have never studied Japanese before, this application cannot be completed.
Family Name (Surname):
Given Name(s):
Middle Name(s):
If other:
Date of birth:
Post Code:
Street name/number:
If other:
Type of visa that I currently hold/intend to hold:
Highest level of education completed:
Email Address:
Telephone Number:
Passport No.:

Enrollment Information

Start date of course:
If you studied Japanese before, please describe your Japanese ability:

Accommodation Information

Will you require Yamasa's housing office to arrange accommodation for you?

If Yes, please answer the questions below.
If No, skip the Accommodation Information section.
When do you expect to arrive in Okazaki?
(Note you can change this later.)
If other please explain details.

All rooms are single.
Please contact us if you wish a shared room.
Please select 3 accommodation options.
All 3 options must be different or the form can`t be sent.
What is your first preference for accomodation for your program?
What is your second preference if that isn't available?
What is your third preference if that isn't available?
I need Yamasa to arrange futons/bedding for me.
If Yes:
I will reserve my place by:

If you are taller than 182cm/6ft, please state height:

Homestay Information

At some stage during your studies, would you like to do a homestay or homevisit?

If Yes, please answer the questions below.
If No, skip the Homestay Information section.
Do you smoke?
Do you mind if there is a smoker in the homestay family?
Are you allergic to animals or do you dislike any pets?
Are there any Japanese food dishes you dislike?/Any food allergies?
Do you have any other allergies or special requests?
Have you any prior experience of homestays?
Would you be willing to travel by bus and/or train if a homestay was located outside Okazaki?

(Please give more details if acceptance depends on how far the homestay is from Yamasa)
What are your main reasons for wishing to participate in the homestay/homevisit program?
Please write a short outline of your hobbies/interests:
Please write a short outline detailing your family, work/school. It is best to include information that can give a family an insight into your lifestyle, personality etc.:

Arrival Information

I will use Yamasa Airport Pickup Service
(This service cost 12 000,- Yen):

Please note that if this box is not checked, the form cannot be sent.
confirm that I have read, fully understand and agree with the Yamasa Institute's privacy policy.
Please contact admissions@yamasa.org if you require further information.