Credential Assessments for Canada

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An immigrant who wants to come to Canada may need to have their credentials assessed. Immigrating as a skilled worker, to work in certain trades, or to study in certain fields means needing to evaluate how work or study measure up to Canadian standards. Credentials such as education, work experience, and professional certifications need to be assessed to see if …

Language Skills and Immigration to Canada

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There are two official languages in Canada—English and French. English is the main language in most of the country. French is the main language in Quebec. Which language one communicates in has a lot to do with where one resides in Canada. Official documents and services are offered in both languages in Canada. An immigrant will need to be able …

Language Test and Documentation for Canadian Permanent Residence Application

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On May 6, 2021, Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada will begin accepting applications from workers and students in several categories for Canadian Permanent Residence. Documentation needs to be gathered for the application. One of the requirements for the application, and most paths to Permanent Residence in Canada, is language proficiency. The Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) are the national standards and …

Permanent Residence in Canada

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A Permanent Resident in Canada is someone who has immigrated and been given this status by the Government of Canada. A Permanent Resident is not a citizen of Canada. A person who is in Canada on a temporary basis such as a student or temporary worker is not a Permanent Resident. Once a person becomes a Permanent Resident of Canada, …

How Immigrants are Selected for Canada

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Immigrants are selected for immigration to Canada based on a number of factors: the contribution they can bring to the Canadian economy humanitarian basis bringing families together benefiting communities across the country Recently, more immigrants who can add to Canada’s economy are being allowed to immigrate to Canada. Provinces and territories are also selecting more immigrants for economic reasons. The …

Benefits of Immigrants for Canada

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Bringing immigrants to Canada benefits the country, its current citizens, and immigrants themselves who stay temporarily or permanently. When you look at the number of people working and paying taxes in Canada, you get a picture, at least in part, of the health of Canada’s economy. The taxes provided pay for public services and programs, including pensions and health care, …

Essential Temporary Workers and International Students in Canada in 2021

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The Government of Canada, in keeping with its goal of many thousands of new immigrants in 2021, has announced several new paths to Permanent Residency. As of May 6, Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada will accept applications from workers and students under the following categories: Temporary workers in health care – 20,000 new applications Temporary workers in other essential jobs …

Immigrants and the Food and Beverage Industry in Canada

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The food and beverage industry in Canada relies on immigrants to function and grow. Greater than one in four food and beverage jobs in Canada is filled by immigrants. More than half of business owners in this industry in Canada are immigrants who employ others in their business. The top provinces for business owners in the food and beverage industry …

International Students and Canada’s Prosperity

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International students contribute much to Canada. They are a significant part of the Canadian economy. They also enrich Canada’s culture and help with issues related to demographics. Canada provides a place for a graduate to start a company and hire Canadians. When graduates choose to stay after their studies are completed, they fill needs in our job market. Industries like …