Skilled Worker

Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP)

The employer must be offering a job for:

  • A higher-skilled position such as: management, professional, scientific, technical or trade occupations (National Occupational Classification (NOC), skill type 0, and skill levels A and B),
  • Full-time hours (a minimum of 30 hours of work per week),
  • At least one year, and it must be a non-seasonal position.

Federal Skilled Trades Program (FSTP)

The employer (or up to 2 employers) must be offering a job for:

  • An eligible skilled trade or technical occupation (NOC skill level B),
  • Full-time hours (a minimum of 30 hours of work per week), and at least for one year.

Canadian Experience Class (CEC)

The employer must be offering a job for:

  • A higher-skilled position such as: management, professional, scientific, technical or trade occupations (National Occupational Classification (NOC), skill type 0, and skill levels A and B),
  • Full-time hours (a minimum of 30 hours of work per week),
  • At least one year, and must be a non-seasonal position.