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Johkasou Inspector Training Information

Subject matter

 This education center conducts workshops that contribute to specialized knowledge and skills related to the inspection of johkasou specified in Article 55, Paragraph 1, Item 5 of the Enforcement Regulations of the Johkasou Act, which is related to the Ministry of the Environment.
 The legal examination conducted by the Johkasou Inspector is a "water quality examination" stipulated in Articles 7 and 11 of the Johkasou Act. A public third party (specified inspecting agency) inspects whether johkasou is performing as expected.

Course content

1. Class Time
 42 hours (7 days)
2. Subjects and Number of Hours
SubjectHoursSubjectHours
(1) johkasou administration2 hours(6) Appearance inspection
5 hours
(2) Sewage treatment principle
3 hours
(7) Water quality inspection
4 hours
(3) Structural standards
6 hours(8) Document inspection
3 hours
(4) operation and maintenance/cleaning
4 hours(9) Comprehensive judgment
5 hours
(5) Installation of johkasou4 hours(10) Comprehensive exercise
6 hours

Examination

 On the final day (day 7), all subjects from (1) to (10) above will be examined (2 hours). In addition, for those who fall under a of “eligibility” (Johkasou Operator), the examination time will be 1 hour and 30 minutes.

Qualification

 A person who falls under any of the following and must be recommended by the prefecture.

 A Johkasou Operator

 (a) Those who have graduated from a university (excluding junior colleges) under the School Education Act or a university under the old university ordinance after completing a course in science, pharmacy, engineering, agriculture, or equivalent.

 C. Those who have experience in technical work related to johkasou for two years or more after graduating from a university (excluding junior colleges) based on the School Education Act or a university based on the old university ordinance.

 D. After graduating from a junior college or technical college based on the School Education Law or a vocational school based on the former Professional Training College Ordinance after completing a course of science, pharmacy, engineering, agriculture, or equivalent courses, for two years or more Technical skills related to johkasou Those who have experience in business.

Tuition fee

 For applicants for whom the A portion of "testing requirements" applies (testing on 3rd day onward due to first day/second day exemption), 94,800 yen
 For applicants for whom the A portion of the above "testing requirements" as well as I/U/E apply, and who request testing on the first day, 119,300 yen
 *Tax-free transaction

Schedule

Course period and course venue

Tokyo

Venue
course period
Reception period
88th Tokyo
Reiwa 5/9/13 (Wednesday) to 9/19 (Tues)
Reiwa 5/7/31 (Monday) to 8/11 (Fri)
89th Tokyo
Reiwa 6/1/9 (Tue) to 1/15 (Mon)
Reiwa 5/11/27 (Monday) to 12/8 (Friday)
Institutions accepting application forms
Japan Education Center of Environmental Sanitation
130-0024 Tokyo, Sumida-ku, Kikukawa 2-23-3
Tel: 03-3635-4882
Seminar venue
Japan Education Center of Environmental Sanitation 2nd floor training room
130-0024 Tokyo, Sumida-ku, Kikukawa 2-23-3
Tel: 03-3635-4880

Application procedure

  1. Acquisition of course application documents
    Please obtain the application form from the above institution.
  2. What you need when creating course application documents
    *2 photographs of your face (length 4.5cm, width 3.5cm, no hat, no background, taken from the front within 6 months before submitting the application form)
    *63 yen worth of stamps
    *For those who choose partial exemption, a copy of the "Johkasou Operator diploma" issued by the Minister of the Environment based on Article 45, Paragraph 1 of the Johkasou Act.
  3. How to submit the application form
    *Please send the created application form by simple registered mail to the reception organization in the venue where you wish to attend, or bring it with you during the application acceptance period.

Contact

 Japan Education Center of Environmental Sanitation
 130-0024 Tokyo, Sumida-ku, Kikukawa 2-23-3
 Tel: 03-3635-4882
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