Immigration 101 - Applications - Visitor visa

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Date and time
Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 14:00 EDT   see it in calendar
Ekaterina Mdivani
Ekaterina Mdivani
presenter's bio
Katarina Onuschak
Katarina Onuschak
presenter's bio
  • recording
  • in English
CPD hours
LSBC 3 CPD hours available until: 25.04.2025
CICC (ICCRC) 3 CPD hours - Validity of the recording expired on: 19.09.2018

Immigration 101 – Preparing applications – Visitor visa

•  Assessing a client
    o Family composition
    o Travel history
    o Financial situation
    o Reasons for the visit

•  Collecting documents
    o Personal documents
    o Financial documents
    o Travel history
    o Everything else

•  Submission letter

•  Scanning and combining documents to be uploaded in the portal
    o Working in Adobe Acrobat
    o Scanning
    o Combining documents
    o Reducing the size
    o Correcting bad scans

•  Opening a case in the portal
    o Step by step process (filling out the forms, uploading documents, payment)

•  Professionalism and ethical issues
    o Overpromising
    o Charging appropriate fee – by hour or flat fee
    o Managing client’s expectations
    o Advocacy
    o Honesty and candour
    o Know your client
    o Keeping notes and document every step
    o Handling money
    o Potential conflict of interest


Capacity: 100
Topic and skill level
3 hours
  • regular fee - $ 100.00


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