4- Skilled work experience (maximum 15 points)
This experience means that you have worked in one of the National Classification (NOC) job groups:
It is a system that divides jobs into several types, including:
Administrative jobs (skill level 0) such as:
✔ Beach captains manager (fishermen's pool)
Professional jobs (skill level A) such as:
✔ the doctors
Technical jobs and skilled trades such as:
☑ There are other types of job divisions but they are not specific to this immigration program. You can find out what type of business you belong to and the job code here
Your skilled experience must meet the following conditions:
✒ Your primary job must be the same as the job you are applying for.
*You must be paid for your previous work, not training or volunteer work.
✒ The experience period must be at least one year. That is about 1,560 hours, with an average of (30 hours per week).
* 30 hours a week for 12 months
* 15 hours a week for 24 months
(Hours in excess of 30 hours per week will not be counted)
Number of points awarded according to years of experience
- year experience 9 points
- 2 to 3 years experience 11 points
- 4 to 5 years experience 13 points
- 6 years experience or more 15 points
5- Financial proof (maximum 10 points)
☑ You must prove that you have enough money for you and your family to live and settle in Canada for 6 months unless you have:
* A valid job offer from a Canadian employer or company, in which case financial proof is not required.
6- Obtaining a work contract (maximum 10 points)
✒If you had a previous employment contract with a company located in Canada, you would get 10 points.
✒Now you can calculate for yourself how many points you got if it is 67 points or more, that means you are eligible to apply for Express Entry
It is a system that allows you to apply for immigration online and allows you to submit a profile to become an immigrant, and candidates with the highest scores are invited for permanent residence.
How does Express Entry work?
1- Fill in your profile to apply for Express Entry.
2- The program arranges the applications according to the points system.
3- If you rank high, you are invited to apply for permanent residence in Canada as an immigrant.
4- Your application will be processed within 3-6 months.