Applicants wishing to be accepted under the Canada Experience Class program must must meet a list of requirements before applying. To begin assessing eligibility, the individual looking to apply must have:
Individuals interested in applying for the Canada Experience Class program are required to provide evidence of their skilled work experience landing within a National Occupation Classification category as seen below:
To see these occupations and their official definitions, visit here.
Although the Federal Skilled Trades program doesn’t require an educational background, individuals applying have a greater chance of approval if they have:
Applicants who are interested in the Federal Skilled Trades program are required to take and submit a language test in order to demonstrate they have acquired adequate language abilities in order to properly establish themselves once in Canada. The language tests must evaluate the applicant’s abilities in:
Depending on the specific eligible occupation as listed in the Canada Experience Class program, the language ability expectations and requirements may vary:
Test results must be included in the applicant’s Express Entry profile and must have been acquired within the first two years of taking the test. If you have more questions about this procedure, please visit here.
Please note that it is possible for applicants to incorporate their partner (either spouse or common-law) along with their application. The partner who meets the requirements as seen above, is recommended to fill out the application as the primary applicant. Please see definitions of family members here for official descriptions of common-law partners.
If you are an interested employer, please contact us at the contact information here for more information.
If you are an interested candidate curious if you qualify for immigration to Canada through the Canada Experience Class program, please complete our free evaluation online document here.
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