Seminar ID


Date and time

Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 22:00 PDT see it in calendar

  • recording
  • in English
CPD hours

LSBC 3 CPD hours


CICC 3 CPD hours


Segal Graduate Building, Simon Fraser University500 Granville Street
V6C 1W6

Capacity: 65


* Overview of the processing stream at the Port of Entry
* Overview of an officer's shift at a land border, along with the airport
* Port of Entry facts you may not know
* Real world examples of cases gone wrong - from disastrous to strange to amusing
* The importance of being truthful and full disclosure.
* Extending Stays vs. New Applications - what it means to seek entry
* "Flagpoling" - the benefits, along with risks and pitfalls. How implied status is impacted
* First Impressions are everything - package, introduction and the POE
* The benefits of reviewing your client's case "as an officer" prior to arrival at the POE
* Preparing your client and recognizing potential difficulties
* Consequences of an application gone wrong
* The most common dangerous mistake
* Designated and Delegated authority (addressing the chain of command)
* Options for addressing issues if your client is alone at the port or otherwise needs assistance


3 hours

regular fee - $ 90.00

No CPD - 50% discount





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