Express Entry programme is one of the best visa programmes to migrate to Canada. The express entry itself involves various visa programmes and Federal Skilled Worker Visa programme is one of them. It is a means to recruit overseas candidates to Canada through express entry. The Federal Skilled Workers possesses appropriate education, work experience, age, and language skills under the Canada’s authorized languages and are the selected for permanent residence under Canada Express Entry system.
IRCC invites the mostly highly ranked candidates on the basis of Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS), where the candidates are ranked against each other.
Canada Skilled Immigration Necessities
If a candidate wants to migrate to Canada through Federal Skilled Worker Visa programme, then they have to fulfil certain basic requirements related to education, work ex and language which are mentioned below.
The skilled worker point grid is comprised of six selection elements, where the candidate has to score the minimum required points. The qualifying score for this grid is 67 points. If a candidate score more than 67 points than only he is qualified to migrate to Canada. The score grid is divided into six factors which are as follows:
1.Language RequirementsFor language proficiency the Canadian benchmark is 7, for which the candidate has to prove their language proficiency in English or French under any recognised third party where they have to undergo language test.
For language proficiency the Canadian benchmark is 7, for which the candidate has to prove their language proficiency in English or French under any recognised third party where they have to undergo language test.
• English/French skills: It is necessary to know any of the official languages of Canada, and a candidate could score up to maximum 28 points on the basis of listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. The minimum score required is CLB 7.
2.Education: • The maximum score that could be earned in education factor is 25, and get the points a candidate has to prove that they a Canadian diploma or certificate, or otherwise the foreign education is assessed by any agency approved by CIC.
3. Work Ex: A candidate can score marks on their work experience, maximum of 15 points
•Minimum of one year work experience is must that is 1560 hours / 30 hours a week, which could be either full time or equal amount in part time. ( for 1 year Full time : 30 hrs/week in a month which is = 1560 hrs, and 1 year part time: 15 hours/week for 24 months = 1560 hrs) •It has to be a paid job as volunteer or unpaid work are not acceptable
On age factor also a candidate gets score, which is maximum 12 points. Below 18 and 47 & above a candidate do not get any score. Maximum score is offered to the age group of 18-35 year and it reduces by 1 above that till 46.
5. Employment Arrangement in CanadaA candidate can earn a maximum of 10 points on a valid job offer in Canada. The job offer has to be permanent and full time. The job offer should be based on National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2011, which could be either skill type 0, or skill level A or B.
6. AdaptabilityA candidate can earn a maximum of 10 points on this factor and even the companion may be a spouse or common-lar partner could earn points for the candidate. It includes the language level of the partner, candidate’s past study in Canada, your partner’s past study in Canada, your and your spouse’s past work in Canada, and relatives in Canada
Financial RequirementFor surviving in Canada an immigrant has to prove that he has sufficient funds with them. It is essential under skilled immigration category.
Medical RequirementsUndergoing medical and security examination is essential for any candidate willing to migrate to Canada under federal skilled worker visa category. For more details regarding immigration to Canada via Express Entry, you can contact us +91 8142826826 Globaltree immigration services for authentic and personalised guidance.