The International Co-op Internship allows foreign individuals to get valuable overseas work experience related to their field of study. This category is for you if: you’re a student registered at a post-secondary institution you have a job offer for a work placement or internship in Canada you need to do this work placement or internship […]Continue Reading
Canadian Programs and Worker Visa News
The latest Canada immigration news on work programs and worker visas. A work permit is the permission to take a job after receiving a job offer within Canada if you are from a foreign country. There are eligibility requirements for worker visas, although in some cases you can work without a job offer or work permit. To learn more about Canada worker programs, visit our Canada work permit section.
International Experience Canada (IEC) provides youth with the opportunity to travel and work in Canada. Gain Canadian professional work experience to better compete in a global economy. The IEC has a program called The Young Professionals, It allows young people from 22 countries to live and work in Canada for up to two years depending on the […]Continue Reading
The Canadian government announced that they will be launching two new immigration pilot programs that aim at allowing caregivers to come into Canada with their families. After these individuals and their families come to Canada they will have the opportunity to become Canadian permanent residents. The programs are planning to be opened from March 4, […]Continue Reading
On September 30, 2018, the United States, Mexico and Canada announced the completion of negotiations toward a new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). The all new USMCA agreement or rather the United States – Mexico – Canada trade agreement will replace the old North Atlantic Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) by the end of 2018 or early 2019. While […]Continue Reading
What if there was a job that enabled you to travel all over the country with a good salary? You might say, “That sounds great, but I bet it’s a scam.” It’s not. The Canadian trucking industry needs drivers as the workforce ages or seeks employment opportunities closer to home. Newcomers to Canada with clean […]Continue Reading
Want to see the world? Find a new home? Expand your resume and your horizons? Working as a nanny in Canada may be an ideal option. Here’s what you need to know in order to determine if this direction is right for you. Two Ways to Become a Nanny The requirements for a foreign nanny working in Canada depend on […]Continue Reading
Canada Quebec Immigration The Quebec Skilled Worker program has no list of eligible occupations. If the criteria set out by Immigration Quebec are met, individuals will qualify for the program regardless of their occupation or field of expertise. The Quebec Skilled Worker Immigration program is different from other Canadian immigration programs in that it involves two steps. […]Continue Reading
(Below is a transcription of this video) Hi. This is Michael Niren. I’m an immigration lawyer and founder of VisaPlace.com. We’ve been asked an interesting question. Can I immigrate to Canada without a job offer? Well, the answer is certainly, yes. You don’t necessarily need a job offer to immigrate to Canada. There are […]Continue Reading
If you are a professional and need to gain access into Canada for business reasons you are in luck! There is an agreement called NAFTA which allows citizens of Mexico and the U.S to enter Canada for business purposes. [NAFTA is under revision. NAFTA will most likely turn into the USMCA (United States Mexico Canada […]Continue Reading
The Federal Skilled Worker Program just re-launched, and we are often asked what jobs qualify for this program. The jobs are found on a list called the NOC job list, or the National Occupation Classification. This list of jobs ensures that the definitions of various occupations around Canada are the same across the board, and […]Continue Reading
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