・Certificate of completion
→Completed either TITP2 or TITP3
・Certificate of skill trade test grade3 lvl.
→Those who were trainees before 2017 of Nov were not mandatory to take this test, therefore for those who cannot provide this certificate must provide the EVALUATION RECORD instead. You may ask your previous employer or kumiai for this record. Here is the sample http://www.moj.go.jp/content/001288507.pdf (It is called HYOUKACHOUSHO 評価調書)
・Certificate of JLPT N4
→It would be best if you could provide this certificate for the employers to determine your Nihonggo skill
As for Makeone we ask for (the following requirements in addition to the documents mentioned above)
・Resume (Copy during trainee. If you do not have the exact copy you can create the same resume as the one you’ve submitted before as trainee)
・Job category name, job operation name, name of previous employer and name of kumiai
→Self-introduction, details of the work you engaged in before, why you wish to work again in Japan (Completing all the requirements is not enough. It is still up to the employer who they will select so please give your best when creating a PR video)
・Requirements/documents for current trainees are the same with ①
◉We also want to know if you wish to work with the same company you are working for now as a trainee
→Makeone will approach the company if you could give us the details such as company location, name of the company and your current job category and job operation, Name of the Kumiai.
◉Or do you wish to work at a different company?
→For those who wish to work at other company under SSWV1 (with complete documents) we will find employers where you’ll be fit to work
If you do not have any experience of coming to Japan you still have a chance to work here under Specified Skilled Worker Visa1. For this you must:
◉Undergo 6months of training for whatever job category you chose(from 14industries)
◉Pass the specified skills evaluation test for the job category you underwent
→Please be careful when choosing a job category. After you finish training it may take time for some categories to conduct the specified skills evaluation test. For example, you chose building cleaning as a category to train for 6months. You finished your training successfully but there is no date yet of when the test will be held, so for that you will have no choice but to wait. (The timing is also important if you want everything to go smoothly)
◉Train for Japanese language proficiency test ( to pass the required level N4 )
→You will be required to train for certain hours..
→Training may exceed depending on the learning pace of the person.
◇If you’re an ex-trainee but did not complete the TITP
→This includes trainees who retire during their training period or runaways
◇If you’re a foreign exchange student here in Japan but did not finish school
→You must meet your intended purpose here in Japan to be able to shift to SSWV1
◇If you cannot provide the required documents
◇If your job category and job operation as trainee is not eligible to shift to SSWV1
IF ONE OF THE STATEMENT MENTIONED ABOVE APPLIES TO YOU
YOU WILL NEED TO START AS FIRST TIMERS TO BE ABLE TO APPLY FOR SSWV1