Canada is one of the world's top immigration destinations with over 200,000 new arrivals coming under the Canada immigration system every year. Deciding to immigrate to Canada is a significant step in the lives of those who pursue this dream. The Canada immigration visa section of our website has been created to help those seeking to live and work in Canada.
Immigration to Canada based on the skilled worker category, is a very popular visa programme and is intended for people with high levels of skills and experience. Canadian immigration also includes a special visa category for business immigrants. Citizenship and Immigration Canada, the Canadian Government's Immigration Department, also allows the province of Quebec to select immigrants. Just as importantly, 40 percent of the annual immigration to Canada is under the family reunion and refugee programs.
The following occupations are listed in Skill Type 0, Skill Level A or B of the Canadian National Occupation Classification List (NOC).
Your experience must be within the past ten (10) years, and must correspond to the Canadian occupational definition of your listed migration occupation.
Hence, the importance of correctly documented work experience references to ensure you are awarded experience points (FACTOR 3 points) in your listed occupation.
Canada also maintains a separate list of RESTRICTED OCCUPATIONS in respect of which work experience points cannot be allocated.
You may be eligible to immigrate to Canada under a Federal Skilled Worker Visa if you have at least one year of experience in one or more of the following in-demand occupations:
Computer & Information Systems Managers
Managers in Health Care
Restaurant and Food Service Managers
Accommodation Service Managers
Financial Auditors and Accountants
Geologists, Geochemists and Geophysicists
General Practitioners and Family Physicians
Audiologist & Speech Language Pathologist
Head Nurses and Supervisors
Medical Radiation Technologists
Licensed Practical Nurses
College and Other Vocational Instructor
Chefs / Cooks
Contractor & Supervisors, Pipefitting Trades
Carpentry Trade: Supervisor
Heavy Constructions - Supervisor
Electricians (Not Industrial & Power System)
Steamfitters and Pipe fitters
Welders and Related Machine Operators
Heavy-Duty Equipment Mechanics
Drillers and Blasters
Supervisors: Mining and Quarrying
Supervisors Oil & Gas Drilling and Service
Supervisors: Petroleum / Gas
Supervisor:Chemical Processing & Utilities
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