The InterCultural Protocol Academy of Japan-ICPA

Enhance Your Global Communication Skills for Today's New Global World

Master International Protocol, Global Etiquette, and Cross-Cultural Communication

Please note that the languages we can communicate are English or Japanese

The InterCultural Protocol Academy of Japan

Key Benefits of ICPA Training

Japan's Premier Internationally Accredited International Protocol School

Certified By The International Protocol Accreditation Association

Association of selected organisations in only five countries worldwide Exclusive accreditation for Japan

Why Choose ICPA?

The leading International protocol school in Japan


Comprehensive and Flexible Programmes

  • Professional group courses and personalised individual training
  • Tailored to meet the unique requirements of each client


East Meets West Expertise

  • Master both Eastern and Western cultural nuances
  • Gain a truly global perspective on business and social interactions


Practical, Real-World Skills

  • Go beyond theory with hands-on practice in escort techniques, posture, and more
  • Develop the confidence to navigate complex international situations


Elite Clientele

  • Trusted by embassies, government agencies, and multinational corporations
  • Train alongside future global leaders

Industry-Leading Digital Learning Experience

Experience the future of global communication training with our innovative digital platform!

Global Experts and Partners

Ayman Aly Kamel

Assistant Minister for Asia, Australia, New Zealand, & the Pacific Islands

Assistant Minister for Asia, Australia, New Zealand, & the Pacific Islands

Honorary Patron of the ICPA

William Hanson

The English Manner


“If you are ever unsure about whether something is correct or not, then my golden rule is: ‘if in doubt, don’t’."

Jimmy Beale

The English Education

Study Abroad UK


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Master Global Competence For Unparalleled Success

In today’s interconnected world, true global success demands more than just language proficiency. At ICPA, we recognise that effective international communication requires a unique set of “human skills”:

  • Empathy and compassion
  • Cultural awareness
  • Adaptability
  • Collaboration

These skills, combined with knowledge of International Protocol, Global Etiquette, and Cross-Cultural Theory, are crucial for navigating complex international interactions.

As the sole internationally accredited school in Japan and the premier institution in Asia for international etiquette and protocol, ICPA empowers you with:

  • The art of graceful behaviour
  • Insights into handling diverse intercultural situations
  • In-depth understanding of cultural nuances
  • Practical skills that surpass the benefits of language learning alone

Whether you’re a business professional, a diplomat, or an individual seeking global success, ICPA provides the comprehensive training you need to excel on the world stage.


Enhance your global communication skills