JBAA-provided business training and certification exam do not assess Japanese language proficiency.

JBAA was founded aimed at deepening your understanding of Japanese business practices.

Japan has an unique business practices and business manners. Also, proper manners are valued highly in Japan.

For non-Japanese working at Japanese companies, it is difficult to understand this "Japanese unique business manner" and "business customs". Problems may occur due to the lack of mutual understanding between Japanese and non- Japanese.

Through JBAA program, for non-Japanese who often have opportunities to interact with Japanese companies and Japanese people, understanding "Japanese unique business manners" makes communication go smoothly inside and outside of the company and helps to facilitate a business process.

Advantage of JBAA

By passing the JBAA exam, you are proved to be talent who is familiar with Japanese business practices, and you will be able to take advantage of employment in Japan and employment at Japanese companies outside Japan.

By studying in the business manners class of JBAA, you will be able to understand "Japanese way of thinking", "Japanese culture", "business manners" and "business ethics".

Understanding how Japanese bosses, colleagues and customers think will improve communication, make it easier to work, and will also earn the trust.

Guidance of JBAA examination

The first JBAA exam will be held in Malaysia.

Date & Time27th October 2019, 10am start
VenueConfusion Private Secondary School, Kuala Lumpur
GradeGrade 3, Grade 4
LanguageEnglish or Japanese
Regarding Grade

In Malaysia, JBAA Grade 4 and 3 seminar and exam are conducted.

Both students can take the seminar in Japanese or English as well as the exam.

Grade 4 Beginner Level Basic Japanese business manner.
You will learn the outlines of "Understanding Japanese and Japanese Society" and "The manners and customs of working in Japan".
Grade 3 Intermediate Level Possesses basic business manners necessary to work at office, sales or technical jobs at Japanese companies.
Students will learn in more detail the contents of Grade such as "Understanding Japanese and Japanese society" and "Manners and customs when working in Japan".
JBAA Business Manner Class

Individual classes for passing the JBAA exam is scheduled to be held in October!

This is the first public class in Malaysia.

  • The lecturer is a JBAA certified Japanese who is experienced and familiar with the business manners of Japanese companies.
  • Use the JBAA official textbook.
  • A two (2) hours class is offered once a week for both Grade 3 and 4.
  • You will learn the necessary knowledge for the exam in 3 months (total 24hours).
  • The location of the course can be selected from 3 venues in Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya.
  • Open at night so you can attend after work or school.
Venue Schedule

Below are four (4) schedule for Grade 3 & 4 in both Japanese and English classes.

Damansara Utama
Every Friday7:30pm 9:30pm
Intake2nd August
Grade4 / 3
Nishio teacher

Lecturer : Akiko Nishio

A to Z Language Centre

70B&70C, Jalan SS 21/62, Damansara Utama, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Every Thursday7:30pm 9:30pm
Intake1st August
Grade4 / 3

Lecturer : Hiromi Hashimoto

Dynamic Vision Resources - DVR

35-2, Jalan 4/93, Taman Miharja, Cheras, Kuala Lumpur

Mid Valley
Every Tuesday7:30pm 9:30pm
Intake6th August
Grade4 / 3

Lecturer : Eriko Yamane

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Unit B-9-2, Level 9, Block B, Northpoint Offices, Mid Valley City, Kuala Lumpur


For both Grade 3 & 4

Payment methodClass fee
InstallmentRM1,500 ( RM500 x 3months )
Full paymentRM1,300 *RM200 discounted
Regarding textbook

For classes offered in Malaysia, we will use official textbook with both English and Japanese.

It is also possible to buy only textbook.

JBAA official textbook grade 4 : RM100

JBAA official textbook grade 3 : RM100

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