Canadian Experience Class

Canadian Immigration Services


To be eligible under this steam, applicant must have:

  • at least one year of full-time (or an equal amount in part-time) NOC O/A/B  work experience in Canada in the three years before applying;
  • have gained the relevant experience in Canada with the proper authorization;
  • meet the required language levels needed for the job for each language ability (speaking, reading, writing and listening);
  • Language requirement:  Must meet the minimum language level of Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB)7 for managerial jobs and CLB 5 for technical and skilled trade jobs.
  • Educational requirement:  a Canadian secondary (high school) or post-secondary certificate, diploma or degree OR completed foreign credential, and an Education Credential Assessment (ECA) report from an agency duly approved by CIC.
  • Proof of Settlement Funds
  • Has to hurdle the passing mark required under the aforementioned class.