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Le Wagon Tokyo bootcamps are now eligible for HelloWork subsidy!

Le Wagon Tokyo bootcamps have been designated as courses eligible for the Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare's Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits Program. As a result, students who enroll and meet the requirements will be able to apply to receive reimbursement for up to 70% of their tuition fee.

Le Wagon Tokyo bootcamps are now eligible for HelloWork subsidy!
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What is the Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits Program?

The purpose of the program is to create more career transition opportunities for mid-to long-term career workers, enhance their employability, and help them move to new and better jobs or roles. It is addressed to individuals under employment insurance who can apply for a partial education and training fee reimbursement by HelloWork.

Who is eligible for a Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits Program

Applicants must meet the requirements stipulated by the Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare and HelloWork as well as the course approval criteria stipulated by Le Wagon Tokyo.

From HelloWork side:

* Further conditions apply. Please inquire at your local HelloWork.

From Le Wagon Tokyo side:

Please be aware that Le Wagon Tokyo is unable to determine your eligibility for the requirements set by the Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare and Hello Work. Contact the nearest Hello Work office directly to confirm eligibility and for details on applying. 

List of Hello Work locations in Tokyo (Japanese)
Q&A for a Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits Program (Japanese)

What courses are eligible for a Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits Program?

Web Development Full-Time (9 weeks): Oct 4, 2021 - Dec 3, 2021, Jan 10, 2022 - Mar 11, 2022

Web Development Part-time (24 weeks): end of March - beginning of Sep, 2022

Data Science Full-Time (9 weeks): Oct 4, 2021 - Dec 3, 2021, Jan 10, 2022 - Mar 11, 2022

How much is the subsidy?

Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits Program reimburses 50% of the tuition fee (up to 400,000 yen per year). In addition, if you find a job with employment insurance support within one year after completing the course, you can receive up to 70% of the tuition fee (up to 560,000 yen per year)

How to apply for Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits?

Before the bootcamp

At least one month before the start of the Le Wagon Tokyo course, you must attend a pre-training career consultation at the nearest Hello Work to determine your eligibility.  

Documents to submit:

During the consultation, you will be asked for a designated course number - please confirm it with us beforehand.  

After the bootcamp

After you completed the course, you need to apply for the reimbursement within one month counting from the day after the completion of the course. The documents to be submitted may differ depending on individual circumstances. Please check with your Hello Work office and Le Wagon Tokyo.

If you have any questions about the Specialized Practice Education and Training Benefits Program, feel free to contact us tokyo@lewagon.org or attend our Online Open Campus on Aug 16th, 7-8pm Japan time. Register here: https://www.meetup.com/Le-Wagon-Tokyo-Coding-Station/events/279856104/

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