|Status of Residence||Period of Stay|| |
Advantage & Disadvantage
1 year, or
・Foreign nationals who have graduated from a certified care worker facility in Japan and acquired the qualification of a certified care worker are eligible for this status of residence.
・Foreign nationals can stay with their family in Japan.
|Specified Skilled Worker (i)|| |
1 year, 6 months, or
・Foreign nationals who have passed test of Japanese language and skills are able to acquire this status of residence.
・Maximum period of stay under this status of residence is for 5 years.
・Foreign nationals with this status of residence can not stay with their family in Japan.