BLISS is a great sailing school in Japan teaching in English. If you are looking to study sailing or wish to obtain a Japanese Boat License. Bill helped me obtain both my 2nd class license and more recently my 1st class license here in Japan. The study is in English! So is the test.
Bill has helped many English speakers learn to sail here in Japan. He offers to help people train to obtain sailing skills and the Japanese Boat license. His school operates on-line in English. Here is a copy of the latest announcement on Sailing in Japan (Facebook): Here is a link to Bill’s School. http://www.blissjapan.info/
Here are the details of the next Japanese Small Boat License, Contact Bill for help passing the exams.
Taking the 2 Kyu in Tokyo?
Exam date: Oct 13, 2016
Application deadline: Oct 5, 2016
Taking the 2 Kyu in Okinawa?
Exam date: Oct 5. 2016
Application deadline: Sept 28,2016
These will probably be the last exams in English for 2016. The first exams of 2017 will be in April.
Materials are offered almost free of charge to active U.S. Military personnel.