Jun 14. 2023
Expansion of industrial fields for SSW (ii)* – Japanese cabinet decisions on 9th June 2023-
*SSW: Specified skilled worker
Japanese cabinet decides all industry fields excluding “Nursing Care” to be qualified to SSW(ii).
※ As ”Nursing Care” already has a specific residence status, it is not included SSW(ii).
Before, for SSW(ii), which requires proficient skills, only two fields were covered.
・Shipbuilding and ship machinery (only “welding”)
◆Industry fields covered by SSW(ii)
◆Test for SSW(ii)
・SSW(ii) requires proficient skills.
・New test will be introduced in each field.
◆To be effective when necessary amendments ready