Seminar ID


Date and time

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 14:00 PDT see it in calendar

  • recording
  • in English
CPD hours

CICC 3 CPD hours
Expiry date: 1-6-2022

LSBC 3 CPD hours
Expiry date: 9-9-2022


Capacity: 150



Issues in BC PNP Applications for Skilled Workers


  • What is the BC PNP Skills Immigration program?
  • Jurisdictional issues: Federal and Provincial
  • Why choose BC PNP
  • Who cannot apply
  • Scoring system (SIRS)
  • Process and timelines
  • BC PNP streams for skilled workers:
  • Skilled Worker
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • International Graduate
  • International Post-Graduate
  • Entry Level and Semi-Skilled (Including Employment in Northeast Development Region)
  • Tech Pilot
  • Components of an application:
  • Job offer and skill level
  • Related work experience
  • Wage and minimum income
  • Employer requirements
  • Language and education
  • Regional district
  • Recruitment requirements
  • Choosing between Express Entry and non-Express Entry streams
  • Processing times
  • Paper vs online applications for permanent residence
  • Documentary requirements
  • Practice tips
  • Electronic document management
  • Online application management
  • Post-nomination considerations
  • Ethical issues: Joint representation of employers and employees
  • Sample fact patterns
  • Questions



3 hours

regular fee - $ 90.00

No CPD - 50% discount





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