Business Course / Internship Course
The Business Course: For those who want to conduct business using Japanese, we have tailored and combined a course which includes 10 special-designed classes to simulate a real life working environment and a course which enables students to utilize everything from appropriate business conduct to Japanese communication skills. The Business Course will prepare and get our students ready for the business world.
|Lesson Length:||180 min./day (three 60 min. lessons, five times per week) × 2 weeks (Cannot be extended.*)|
|Course Fee:||¥70,000(2weeks)・Admission fee \10,500・Course materials \10,500|
|Level Requirements:||JLPT N3 level students and above|
|Starting Date:||every Monday|
This course is designed by WAHAHA Japanese Language School specifically for individuals who require communication skills for the Japanese workplace and knowledge of Japanese business etiquette. In addition to reading, writing, listening, and speaking practice, classroom activities also include role-playing various business situations.
This course is aimed at students who intend to work in an international business environment with a Japanese company. Students will learn the appropriate honorific Japanese and other communication skills required for working with Japanese businesses.
The aim is for students to be able to communicate appropriately in a workplace, and in the ten lessons of this course, students will participate in many role-play exercises to practice skills.
Students who complete this course may participate in an internship.
- Basic Etiquette
- Greeting and Self Introduction
- Being an attendant and visiting clients
- Asking permission
- Request and rejection
- Suggestion and offering
- Phone call
- Preparation for job interview and writing resume
In addition, when the company has been decided, individual training will be provided.
|Lesson Length:||180 min./day(three 60 min. lessons, five times per week) × 2weeks (Can be extended by weekly increments.)|
|Course Fee:||¥120,000 (includes admission fee, course materials, 30 hours of business lessons, company introduction fee and consultation for the period of the internship.|
|Level Requirement:||JLPT N3 level students and above|
|Starting Date:||every Monday|
Students who complete the ten lesson Business Lessons can participate in an internship. WAHAHA works to ensure workplaces are found to match requests from participants. And, WAHAHA staff will continue to support participants during the internship. On the completion of the internship, a Certificate of Completion and an Evaluation Report will be given to the participant.
Japanese Language Ability
1. Japanese level Equivalent to the JLPT N3 level or above http://www.jlpt.jp/about/levelsummary.html
2. Student with Completion of Prior Traineeship Business Lesson (30mins) JLPT N1, N2, N3 Level
Types of visa
Tourist Visa (valid for 3 months)
The US and European countries, Australia, New Zealand, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Mexico, Singapore, Turkey.
Working Holiday Visa (valid for 6 months ~ 1 year)
Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, France, UK, Ireland, Denmark, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore.
Student Visa (Depends on the study period)
*Internship Participants who lack required Japanese communication ability, may be asked to take Japanese language lessons.
Minimum of 1 week. Extension is possible with consent from both the employers and the employees.
Follow-ups by our school during the period of internship
- 1. Counselling with students and advice on work contents (once a week) When problems occur, we provide consulting service in English, Chinese or Korean.
- 2. Japanese language improving lessons according to students’ work contents.
- 3. Staff will visit the company providing the internship.
- 4. Contact and adjustment with companies; suggest solutions when problems occur.
- 5. Daily Life support
- ・Introduce accommodation (student dormitories, shared apartments, private apartments, home-stays) ¥10,500 will be charged for arranging accommodation.
- ・Support and help solving problems and procedures necessary for daily life. Steps for internship
The Steps for applying for an Internship.
Student CounsellingCheck student’s Japanese level and skills and complete “entry sheet” to be submitted to companies.
Matching Students to CompaniesChoose the proper candidate with consideration of both the student’s desired conditions and company’s requirements.
Consulting with Prospective CompaniesCompanies Submitting student’s information and arranging interviews.
Deciding On CompaniesIssue and exchange of memorandums with companies and confirm insurance and contract contents.
Final Agreement Between Students and CompaniesFinal check on questions, company rules, and the needs of preliminary job training.
Signing AgreementsCheck documents and conclude agreements.
Start InternshipOn the first day, a member of staff from our school will go with you and do final checks.
On completion of an internship, business will give participants a Completion Certificate and an Evaluation Report.
Photographs of businesses which offer internships.
Sutton Hotel Fukuoka
A conveniently located and trendy city hotel for tourists.
Front Desk Assistance and Translation Work.
A travel agent providing services which suit each and every customer’s needs.
Telephone Inquiries, Sales Assistance and Attending Presentations.
Healthcare Corporation TEPORE Chihaya
TEPORE is Italian for Warmth. This is the motto of this private nursing home and aged day-care center.
Day-care Center Dining Assistance and Recreation Activity Support.
MIMATSU Specialty Coffee Roaster
Coffee import business, barista school and coffee specialty shop.
Customer Assistance at the Café.
Photo-Rix Co., Ltd
Photographers for events including sport, dance, weddings and school entrance ceremonies. Planning and production of photo design.
Photographer Assistant, Photograph Processing on Computers
Business which accept Internships
Korean Cultural Event Business
International Student Agency
Software Development Business
International Exchange NPO
English Conversation School
Korean Language School
Education Related NPO
After Completion of an Internship
After the completion of an internship, participants will receive an Evaluation Report and a Completion Certificate from the business where the internship was undertaken.