What is a biotope manager? 3 items you want to check for the exam

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What is a biotope manager?

A biotope manager is a ``cutting-edge engineer who aims to create the idea of a beautiful and resilient region where nature and tradition coexist (cited by the Ecosystem Association of Japan)''. This qualification is required to carry out urban development in a way that maintains the ecosystem without destroying the natural environment.


This qualification is a must-have for anyone who wants to work on solving the problem of ecosystem destruction, which has been a problem for some time.

Types of biotope managers

There are two divisions of biotope managers: ``Biotope Planning Managers,'' who plan urban development, and ``Biotope Construction Managers,'' who carry out urban development on-site. Each division is divided into 1st grade and 2nd grade depending on the difficulty level. Level 2 requires knowledge at a basic level, and Level 1 requires knowledge at the level of a person responsible for running a business.

3 items to check for biotope manager exam

Are you interested in taking the biotope manager exam? Next, I will introduce you to the biotope manager exam.

1. Who can take the exam?

The qualifications for taking the biotope manager exam vary depending on the level of difficulty. There are no qualifications to take the Level 2 test, which tests basic knowledge, and anyone can take it. On the other hand, the 1st grade requires an examination qualification, and after obtaining the 2nd grade, a minimum of 4 years and a maximum of 14 years of work experience are required.

2. When can I take the exam?

The biotope manager exam is held once a year. In 2017, the application period will be from June 1st to August 12th, and the written exam for Levels 1 and 2 will be held on September 24th. Only those who pass the Level 1 written exam can take the oral exam.

3.Where can I take the exam?

You can take the Biotope Manager exam at 14 locations across the country (5 of which only offer Level 2 exams). You can take the exam not only in urban areas such as Tokyo, Nagoya, and Osaka, but also in Niigata and Kagoshima.

What are the benefits of becoming a biotope manager?

Obtaining a biotope manager qualification will help you find employment in industries such as land development, landscaping, civil engineering, and architecture. Some companies are recruiting for qualified candidates. Those who are considering a career change in the landscaping industry will find it advantageous to obtain this qualification.


Challenge yourself to become a biotope manager!

This time we introduced biotope managers. If you are interested in urban development that considers the natural environment, please take this qualification. Anyone can take the test if they are in level 2. This qualification can also be used for employment, so if you are thinking of changing jobs, why not obtain it?

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What is a biotope manager?