Federal Skilled Worker
Eligibility Criteria Have at least one year of continuous full-time or equivalent paid work experience in the past 10 years in a skilled occupation (National Occupational Classification skill lever 0, A or B); or
- Qualify for Arranged Employment with a Labour Market Impact Assessment and a full-time,
permanent job offer from a Canadian employer; and
- Pass a minimum threshold of language ability in one of Canada's two official languages,
- In addition, Federal Skilled Worker applicants must obtain at least 67 points based on Immigration,
Refugees and Citizenship Canada's (IRCC) immigration six selection factors.
The Federal Skilled Worker Selection Factors are listed below.
- Work Experience
- Arranged Employment
Once it has been determined that a candidate meets the eligibility requirements, he or she must show that he or she has sufficient settlement funds to support him or herself and any dependents after his or her arrival in Canada.