|COURSE TITLE(No.)||Therapeutic Massage Instructors for Visually Impaired
Persons (Asia Pacific) (J-07-00889)(Project No. 0780760)
|DURATION||July 3, 2007 – December 8, 2007|
|DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION||May 2,2007
for acceptance in the JICA office or the Embassy of Japan
|TARGET GROUP||Persons who are willing to support the self-independence of the visually impaired persons by instructing in therapeutic massage
|COURSE OBJECTIVES||1. Japanese Support System for Visually Impaired Persons; Understand the history, current situation and the problems of;
2. Basic Medicine and Clinical Medicine;
3. Anma, Massage and Shiatsu Therapy;
4. Management of Massage Clinics;
5. Pedagogics for Visually Impaired Persons;
|TRAINING INSTITUTION||Social Welfare Corporation “Okinawa Welfare Association for the Visually Impaired” 2-15-29, Matsuo, Naha-shi, Okinawa-ken, 900-0014 JAPAN
Tel: +81-98-863-2997 Fax: +81-98-863-2555
|ALLOWANCES & EXPENSES||The Government of Japan provides the following allowances and covers the following expenses through JICA in accordance with relevant laws and regulations.
Round-trip air ticket between an international airport designated by JICA and Japan, accommodation allowance, living allowance, outfit allowance, book allowance, shipping allowance, expenses for JICA study tours, free medical care for participants who became ill after arrival in Japan (costs related to preexisting illness, pregnancy and dental treatment are not included), etc.