Seminar ID


Date and time

Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 20:00 PDT see it in calendar

  • recording
  • in English
CPD hours

CICC 3 CPD hours
Expiry date: 29-6-2022

LSBC 3 CPD hours
Expiry date: 7-10-2023


Capacity: 150


The Federal Self-Employed Persons Program is one of Canada's most misunderstood pathways to Permanent Residency. Have you got a client or potential client that may be a good fit for the program, or are you looking to really perfect your submission? This webinar will cover the following topics:

        What does "self-employed" mean in the context of this program?

        NOC Codes

        Defining Experience, Intention, and Ability

        What does significant contribution entail?

        What are proposed economic activities in Canada?

        What does cultural activities mean?

        What does athletic activities mean?

        The Points System

        Must clients be operating at a world-class level?

        How to plan and prepare an application in this category

        Finding your client’s value proposition (intention and ability)

        Should I encourage my client to do business exploration in Canada?

        Making a business case for Self-Employed Candidates

        Curating and presenting the evidence

        What should and shouldn’t go into the narrative (Dos and Don’ts)

        Emphasis on ‘personal touch’

        Using visual approach (images and photos)


        Business costs

        Case Studies

        Submission Letter



3 hours

regular fee - $ 90.00




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