Canadian Economic Class
Economic immigrants are people selected for their skills and ability to contribute to Canada's economy, including skilled workers, business immigrants, provincial and territorial nominees and live-in caregivers.
Federal Skilled Workers
The Federal Skilled Trades Program is for people who want to become permanent residents based on being qualified in a skilled trade. This means you have to work a total of at least 30 hours over a period of one week for two years in your skilled trade within the five years before you apply.
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Federal Skilled Trades Program
Federal Skilled Trades Program is for people who want to become permanent residents based on being qualified in a skilled trade. Applicants can either qualify based on arranged employment or by obtaining a certificate of qualification in Canada. Only the provinces and territories can issue certificates of qualification in the skilled trades to qualify.
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Federal Skilled Arranged Employment
Those who meet the criteria for a Federal Skilled Worker and have located arranged (permanent and full-time) employment in Canada qualify for this. Unlike the FSW application, an application with arranged employment is not subject to the caps that exist with each eligible occupation.
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Provincial Nominees Program
Almost all of Canada's provinces and territories can nominate people to immigrate to Canada. These people have the skills, education and work experience they need to contribute to the economy of that province or territory.
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Canadian Experience Class
If you are a temporary foreign worker or a foreign student, and have skilled work experience in Canada, you may be in a good position to move from temporary to permanent residence under the Canadian Experience Class (CEC).
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Live in Caregiver Program
Live in caregivers are individuals who are qualified to provide care for children, elderly persons or persons with disabilities in private homes without supervision. Live-in caregivers must live in the private home where they work in Canada.
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Humanitarian and Compassionate H&C
H & C stands for Humanitarian and Compassionate Applications for Permanent Residency of Canada. This type of applications are for those people who have no legal status in Canada yet they do not want to leave Canada and want to stay here.
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