Frequently Asked Questions


Q: Is a place to stay and meals provided?

A: We do not provide a place to stay. We recommend finding a place through Airbnb. We are able to provide suggestions if you have trouble finding a place.

Please prepare your own meals. There are several places for a meal near the school.


Q: What is the living cost in Japan?

A: If you look through Airbnb, places to stay are available for about 3,000 Yen a night. If you mostly prepare your own meals, 2,000 Yen a day should be enough. In total, about 150,000 Yen a month.


Q: Do I need to bring tools for the course?

A: We highly recommend bringing the tools you have. We will also take you to the tool store where you can purchase the tools you may want.


Q: Do you need previous experience to apply in the course?

A: There are no necessary requirements. We welcome beginners to professional carpenters. Students are able to progress the course at their own pace.


Q: Is a certain Visa required?

A: As the course is for one month, there is no need for a special Visa. Please come with the tourist Visa. Please check the length of stay allowed in Japan for your nationality.


Q: Do I get a certificate after finishing the course?

A: Once the course is completed, we will hand you a “course completion” certificate.


Q. What is your cancellation policy?

A: Cancellation Policy

61 days or more before the start of the course:

  • Full Refund


  • Change the course date


60 days to 41 days before the start of the course:

  • 20% cancellation fee


  • Change the course date


40 days to 21 days before the start of the course:

  • No refund
  • Change the course date


20 days before the start of the course:

  • No refund
  • No course change

*The course can only be changed to a month where there is still an availability.


If you have any other questions, please contact us.