A New status of Residence of “Specified Skilled Worker”

2020/6/30

Test Details for Nepalese Specified Skilled Workers

The details about the “Nursing Care Skills Evaluation Test” and “Nursing Care Japanese Evaluation Test”, which will be conducted by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare of Japan. Test details about the “Japan Foundation Test for Basic Japanese” (JFT‐Basic), which will be conducted by Japan Foundation was also became available.
 

・Examination Schedule

12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 22, 23, 26, 28-30 July, 2020 (Kathmandu)
1-10 August, 2020 (Kathmandu)
(Japan Foundation Test for Basic Japanese (JFT-Basic))

17, 19, 20, 22, 23, 26, 28-30 July, 2020 (Kathmandu)
1-10, 17, 18, 26, 27 August, 2020 (Kathmandu)
(Nurshing Care Skills Evaluation Test and Nurshing Care Japanese Evaluation Test)

Further details regarding the tests are available on the websites of the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare of Japan and the Japan Foundation.
 
Examinees are requested to apply online via below websites:
 
・Nursing Care Skills Evaluation Test and Nursing Care Japanese Evaluation Test. 
(Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare of Japan)
 https://www.mhlw.go.jp/stf/newpage_000117702.html
 
・Japan Foundation Test for Basic Japanese (JFT‐Basic) 
(Japan Foundation)
 https://www.jpf.go.jp/jft-basic/e/index.html

Examinees are requested to apply online.
 
・ Required tests:

1. Skill test (Nursing Care Skills Evaluation Test)

Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare of Japan
https://www.mhlw.go.jp/stf/newpage_000117702.html

2. Japanese proficiency tests

* Both (1) and (2) are necessary to be qualified.
(1)Japanese language evaluation test for specified skill (Nursing Care Japanese Evaluation Test)
     Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare of Japan
     https://www.mhlw.go.jp/stf/newpage_000117702.html
    
(2)Japan Foundation Test for Basic Japanese (JFT-Basic), or above N4 level of Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) by Japan Foundation
    ・Japan Foundation Test for Basic Japanese (JFT‐Basic):  https://www.jpf.go.jp/jft-basic/e/index.html
    ・About JLPT level: https://www.jlpt.jp/e/about/levelsummary.html

・Enquiries
(1) Nursing Care Skills Evaluation Test and Nursing Care Japanese Evaluation Test, Japan Foundation Test for Basic Japanese (JFT-Basic) CustomerSupportEnglishJLFW▲Prometric.com (Please type in @ instead of ▲ when you type the address for sending the email enquiry.) Toll-Free 1800910107
(2) A New Status of Residence “Specified Skilled Worker”
http://www.moj.go.jp/

・ Reference
    https://www.np.emb-japan.go.jp/files/000460302.pdf
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g_M5mwtfLCc&t=13s