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Choose the Right Immigration Program to Apply for Canada PR Visa

Wed, Dec 27 2017

Seeking immigration to Canada? Know what different popular programs are there at your rescue:

  • Express Entry Program:   

    Express Entry is the most established federal program launched by CIC in the year 2015. The system is based on a Comprehensive ranking system which gives points to candidates on the basis of personal characters of age, language ability, work history and education.

    The program is designed to reduce the shortages in the labour market of Canada by inviting foreign skilled workers to live and work in the country.

    Express Entry is also known as the fastest immigration route to Canada, as the system just takes 6 months’ time from the start till the delivery of your PR visa.

    To apply, you need to check if you are eligible for Express Entry program or not.      

    Check eligibility for Express Entry 

  • Saskatchewan Provincial Nomination Program:    

    Further pathways other than the federal program is provincial nomination programs by different provincial governments of Canada.

    One such pathway is called Saskatchewan Provincial Nomination Program. The program intakes skilled workers fulfilling requirements labour shortages locally.

    There are different streams under this program to apply though. These are:     

    a)     International Skilled Worker Category   

    a)     Saskatchewan Experience Category

    b)    Entrepreneur and farm category     

    Based on individual’s needs, one can apply through a particular stream. 

    Check eligibility for Saskatchewan PNP

  • Nova Scotia Provincial Nomination Program:   

    Nova Scotia is a pretty south eastern province in Canada having its own provincial nomination program. Skilled candidates having experience in health sectors, service sectors and educational sectors usually remains in demand in Nova Scotia.

    To apply for Nova Scotia PNP, consider the following streams it offers:

    a)     Nova Scotia Demand Express Entry Stream

    b)    Nova Scotia Experience Express Entry Stream

    c)     Skilled Worker Stream

    d)    Entrepreneur Stream

    e)     International Graduate Entrepreneur Stream 

     Check eligibility for Nova Scotia PNP    

  • Manitoba Provincial Nomination Program:    

    It is an easier pathway to migrate to Canada. Manitoba is like a little Punjabi province in Canada where a relative living in the province can sponsor you.

    Manitoba takes the following relations into consideration:

    a)     Mother & Father

    b)    Sister & Brother

    c)     Grandmother & Grandfather

    d)    Niece and Nephew

    e)     Aunt or Uncle

    f)      Cousins and other relatives

    Check eligibility for Manitoba PNP

    Other than these, there are other Nomination programs as well through which you can start your immigration journey.

    To know more in this regard, get in touch with our Panel of Immigration Experts.

     

1,000 New Applications Re-opens For Saskatchewan Express Entry Category

Fri, Oct 19 2017

SINP (Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program) under the Express Entry sub category – International Skilled Worker has re-opened 1,000 new applications, thereby providing opportunity for candidates under Federal Express Entry’s pool to apply for Saskatchewan nomination without any job offer.

The candidates in the Express Entry Pool with this category’s nomination in hands, are also eligible for claiming 600 additional CRS points.

The sub-category which operates on ‘first come, first serve’ basis has took 600 applications in July. Due to popularity of this program, the positions for 600 applications were being filled within few days.

Occupations in demand:

The current occupation list has 42 new occupations out of which, 19 do not require any professional licensure in order for a nomination to be issued.

No licensure required

NOC

OCCUPATION

0124

Advertising, marketing and public relations managers

0423

Managers in social, community and correctional services

1112

Financial and investment analysts

1122

Managers in Professional occupations in business management consulting

1123

Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations

2211

Chemical technologists and technicians

2212

Geological and mineral technologists and technicians

2121

Biologists and related scientists

2123

Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists

2225

Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists

2231

Civil engineering technologists and technicians

2241

Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians

2242

Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)

2243

Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics

2253

Drafting technologists and technicians

0811

Managers in natural resources production and fishing

0821

Managers in agriculture

0911

Manufacturing managers

0912

Utilities managers

 

Professional licensure required

NOC

OCCUPATION

NON-RESIDENT OF CANADA PATHWAY TO LICENCURE

0211

Engineering managers

Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)

2131

Civil engineers

Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)

2132

Mechanical engineers

Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)

2133

Electrical and electronics engineers

Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)

2141

Industrial and manufacturing engineers

Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)

2147

Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)

Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)

2151

Architects

Refer to Canadian Architectural Certification Board (CACB) notes

2154

Land surveyors

Canadian Board of Examiners for Professional Surveyors (CBEPS)

2173

Software engineers and designers

Canadian Association of Information Technology Professionals (CIPS)

2175

Web designers and developer

Canadian Association of Information Technology Professionals (CIPS)

4151

Psychologists

College of Psychologists

4212

Social and community service workers

Canadian Association of Social Workers

4214

Early childhood educators and assistants

Ministry of Education

3211

Medical laboratory technologists

Saskatchewan Society of Medical Laboratory Technologists

3216

Medical sonographers

Sonography Canada

6331

Meat cutters

Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)

7231

Machinists

Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)

7272

Cabinetmakers

Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)

7311

Industrial mechanics

Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)

7312

Heavy-duty equipment mechanics

Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)

7321

Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics

Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)

7322

Motor vehicle body repairers

Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)

7237

Welders

Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC)

 

 

Eligibility Requirements for SINP’S International Skilled Worker Program:

In order to be eligible under the program, the candidate need to meet the following minimum requirements-

  1. If currently residing in Canada, proof of legal living status
  2. Must be having Express Entry Profile number and Job Validation Code which was issued at the time of filingexpress entry profile
  3. Must have at least 60 out of 100 score on the SINP point assessment grid
  4. Must show a valid proof of language proficiency from a designated language testing agency
  5. Must meet minimum work experience requirement in occupations that are listed in NOC list (type A, O and B)

To be eligible for Express Entry Pool, you first need to determine of you are eligible for Express Entry Program.

Call at our toll free number 18001201602 today to know about your eligibility status. 

SINP International Skilled Worker Closed in 24 hours

Fri, Aug 11 2017

SINP International Skilled Worker – Occupations In-Demand fills in a single day after reopening. The sub-category of Saskatchewan Immigration Nominee Program for the International Skilled Worker closed in just a single day after reopening for new applicants.

The sub-category opened its threshold of the latest occupation in-demand list inviting 1200 new applicants on 9th of August, 2017 which filled in 24 hours.

The category, till now has opened thrice in the year  2017  and invites such candidates who are skilled and experienced in an occupation that are in-demand in the province of Saskatchewan.

The applicants need not apply with a job offer, however a job offer before immigrating can be considered as an asset.

The current in-demand occupation list includes 42 occupations varying from jobs that require a mandatory licensure such as engineering, IT, health care etc.  Along with occupations where no licensed is needed.

Check the full Saskatchewan demand list.

Eligibility/ Requirement for SINP International Skilled Worker – Occupations In-Demand

  • Language proficiency with the minimum Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) 4
  • Legal status proof if living in Canada with a limited permit
  • At least one year of Post-secondary education or qualification comparable to Canadian education standard
  • At least one year of working experience in the past ten years related to the in-demand occupation in Saskatchewan under the skilled occupation level (NOC 0, A or B)
  • Have enough funds to settle or a valid job offer from a Canadian employer operating business in Saskatchewan
  • Have a minimum score of 60 points out of 100 on the point assessment grid.

 

Apply for SINP – International Skilled Worker – Occupations In-Demand

Saskatchewan Immigration Nominee Program sub-category of International Skilled Worker – Occupations In-Demand is a fast and easy method to immigrate to Canada with a PR visa.

Check your eligibility and calculate your points. To know further regarding the immigration program to obtain Canada permanent residency visa, fill this Free Assessment Form and contact us via call011-47020730 / 8447153819 (Delhi) or Email- info@aptechvisa.com

SINP Occupations in-demand Stream re-opens accepting 1200 applicants

Thu, Aug 10 2017

SINP Occupations in-demand category of International Skilled Worker Stream re-opens with occupation demand list accepting 1200 applicants. SINP Skilled Worker: Occupation in-demand sub-category is a popular immigration stream which reopened on August 9, 2017, and is accepting total applicants of 1,200.

The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) stream aims at nominating those candidates who are skilled as well as experienced in an in-demand occupation in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada for Provincial nomination certificate making them eligible for immigration to Canada with a Permanent Resident visa.

The current list of occupations that are in-demand includes 42 occupation profiles ranging from industries, IT, healthcare to agriculture and engineering. Candidates who are skilled, qualified as well as experienced in the given list of occupations may apply for Canada Permanent Resident Visa with or without a job offer.

Check the full list of SINP Occupation demand list

Eligibility Requirements for SINP International Skilled Worker - Occupations In-Demand Stream for Canada PR:

  • Language proficiency with the minimum Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) 4
  • Legal status proof if living in Canada with a limited permit
  • At least one year of Post-secondary education or qualification comparable to Canadian education standard
  • At least one year of full-time, paid working experience in the past ten years related to the in-demand occupation in Saskatchewan under the skilled occupation level (NOC 0, A or B)

  • Have enough funds to settle or a valid job offer from a Canadian employer operating business in Saskatchewan
  • Have a minimum score of 60 points out of 100 on the point assessment grid.

 

Get a PR visa Canada through SINP Skilled Worker: Occupation in-demand sub-category stream

Check your eligibility by calculating your points today and apply under this Canada immigration stream to obtain your Canada immigration Permanent Residency visa. For queries and further guidance, call our Canada PR Visa expert today at Aptech global Immigration. Fill your Free Assessment Form. Call- at 011-47020730 / 8447153819 (Delhi) or Email- info@aptechvisa.com.

Canadian government sets the baseline of 300,000 immigrants to enter in Canada on Permanent Resident Visa Every Year

Thu, Jun 15 2017

The Canadian government has set the goal of immigrants to come in Canada for a period of one year. The government said it was establishing 300,000 as a new baseline for the admission of permanent residents, with the majority of those allowed into the country to be selected as economic immigrants. The Canada’s Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Ahmed Hussen has said that the number of immigrants will not go down from 300,000 in one year. The government has shared the target for the year 2017 and it is called “the baseline for admissions going forward.”

He further said, “Although we don’t know what next year’s levels will be, I can tell you they will not be below 300,000. Notably the 2017 300,000 landings plan increased the share of economic admissions from the previous year. This is a reflection of our commitment to the idea that immigration continues to be a key ingredient to our economic future as a country.” This baseline has set after the Canada has welcomed 320,932 new arrivals during July 2015 to July 2016.

The programs to get PR:

Federal Express Entry

Express Entry is fastest ways of getting a Canadian Permanent Residency visa. It is an electronic method to manage selection foreign skilled workers as per labour market needs, Express Entry is not a new immigration program; it is a new way to give more opportunities to prospective skilled immigrants. Express Entry also provides a pathway for skilled workers to connect with potential job opportunities in Canada prior to arrival. Express Entry ensures that the candidates who are most likely to succeed economically.

Apply for Express Entry

Provincial Nominee Program (PNP)

All provinces of Canada have their provincial nominee program of selecting candidates for provincial immigration. PNPs are fast-tracked immigration process for settling in a particular interested province. Provincial government selects skilled workers, international graduates, semi-skilled workers, entrepreneurs, investors under different streams. Each stream of PNPs have their own required eligibility criteria to nominate candidates.


Saskatchewan PNP, Nova Scotia PNP, Ontario PNP or talk to an expert

Requirements/Eligibility for Immigration to Canada

A candidate has to meet with the requirement setup by the Canadian Immigration Department of Canadian Government. Requirements may differ profile to profile. But there are general requirements/eligibilities based on different visa categories for migrating to Canada. 
So, check out below what are the basic requirements:

Educational & Skills Qualifications: The first and basic thing you need to provide to Canadian government and employer is you educational qualification. You need to provide your Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) report.

Language Proficiency: Language requirement is the most important part of Canada visa. You need to show your language efficiency through language exams like IELTS, TEF, PTE and some other test are also valid to show your language proficiency. These tests are based on scoring system and there are mainly 4 sections Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking.

Health and Character Requirements: You must provide a positive health and character certificate to Canadian government. As there should be no health related and criminal offense related to you and your family. The health and character clearance should be certified by the local doctor and police respectively.

Apart from the above mentioned requirements there are other factors required according to your visa type. You also need to provide you age, work experience, educational qualification certificate etc


SASKATCHEWAN FAQ's


  • What Sets Saskatchewan Apart from the Other Provinces of Canada?

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    Saskatchewan is the only province of Canada that has man-made boundaries and rest other provinces have geographical boundaries. This is quite unique, isn’t it? Apart from the physical differentiation, Saskatchewan is the land of opportunities for the migrants willing to come and settle in the province on permanent basis. There are some factors that keep Saskatchewan apart and they are:

    1. This is one of the few provinces that invite applicants to apply with lowest IELTS language score. Yes, you are eligible to apply for SINP with as low as 4.5 IELTS bands score
    2. The applicants willing to settle in the province but falls short of age points in other provinces can easily apply for Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP)
    3. Saskatchewan is the most popular province for its agriculture. Hence, agricultural jobs are always in demand in this province.
    Do you wish to immigrate to SINP? You may contact the visa and immigration experts of Aptech Global to evaluate your Canada PR chances.

  • How the Entire Saskatchewan Immigration Process (PR) Works?

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    As your profile is already in the express entry pool, it means that you have already crossed the first stage of Canada PR by meeting the desired eligibility requirements. To apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program through Express Entry, you may easily convey your interest by approaching the province of Nova Scotia. The basic requirement to apply for NSNP is the profile must be in the Express Entry pool. Also, your occupation must be listed on the demand list of Nova Scotia. If your profile matches with Nova Scotia requirements, they will give you the nomination to apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program. Thus, you have 30 days time period to revert back for NSNP

  • How easy is it to get PR (permanent residency) in Canada through the province of Saskatchewan?

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    As your profile is already in the express entry pool, it means that you have already crossed the first stage of Canada PR by meeting the desired eligibility requirements. To apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program through Express Entry, you may easily convey your interest by approaching the province of Nova Scotia. The basic requirement to apply for NSNP is the profile must be in the Express Entry pool. Also, your occupation must be listed on the demand list of Nova Scotia. If your profile matches with Nova Scotia requirements, they will give you the nomination to apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program. Thus, you have 30 days time period to revert back for NSNP

  • How do I know SINP is open?

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    As your profile is already in the express entry pool, it means that you have already crossed the first stage of Canada PR by meeting the desired eligibility requirements. To apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program through Express Entry, you may easily convey your interest by approaching the province of Nova Scotia. The basic requirement to apply for NSNP is the profile must be in the Express Entry pool. Also, your occupation must be listed on the demand list of Nova Scotia. If your profile matches with Nova Scotia requirements, they will give you the nomination to apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program. Thus, you have 30 days time period to revert back for NSNP

  • Which is the best city to live in Saskatchewan,Saskatoon or Regina?

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    As your profile is already in the express entry pool, it means that you have already crossed the first stage of Canada PR by meeting the desired eligibility requirements. To apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program through Express Entry, you may easily convey your interest by approaching the province of Nova Scotia. The basic requirement to apply for NSNP is the profile must be in the Express Entry pool. Also, your occupation must be listed on the demand list of Nova Scotia. If your profile matches with Nova Scotia requirements, they will give you the nomination to apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program. Thus, you have 30 days time period to revert back for NSNP

  • How are the job opportunities in Saskatchewan?

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    As your profile is already in the express entry pool, it means that you have already crossed the first stage of Canada PR by meeting the desired eligibility requirements. To apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program through Express Entry, you may easily convey your interest by approaching the province of Nova Scotia. The basic requirement to apply for NSNP is the profile must be in the Express Entry pool. Also, your occupation must be listed on the demand list of Nova Scotia. If your profile matches with Nova Scotia requirements, they will give you the nomination to apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program. Thus, you have 30 days time period to revert back for NSNP

  • What CRS score is needed for Saskatchewan PNP?

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    As your profile is already in the express entry pool, it means that you have already crossed the first stage of Canada PR by meeting the desired eligibility requirements. To apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program through Express Entry, you may easily convey your interest by approaching the province of Nova Scotia. The basic requirement to apply for NSNP is the profile must be in the Express Entry pool. Also, your occupation must be listed on the demand list of Nova Scotia. If your profile matches with Nova Scotia requirements, they will give you the nomination to apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program. Thus, you have 30 days time period to revert back for NSNP

  • Is Saskatchewan a good option in Canada to migrate?

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    As your profile is already in the express entry pool, it means that you have already crossed the first stage of Canada PR by meeting the desired eligibility requirements. To apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program through Express Entry, you may easily convey your interest by approaching the province of Nova Scotia. The basic requirement to apply for NSNP is the profile must be in the Express Entry pool. Also, your occupation must be listed on the demand list of Nova Scotia. If your profile matches with Nova Scotia requirements, they will give you the nomination to apply for Nova Scotia Immigrant Nominee Program. Thus, you have 30 days time period to revert back for NSNP

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