Opulentus - FSW 2014 program listed 50 eligible occupations out of which 35 have not been previously eligible. They include jobs in various fields like nursing, management, finance and health services.
Opulentus - 35 occupations are newly added in canada fsw
Ten things you should know about
Canada Federal Skilled Worker Program
35 Occupations are newly added in Canada FSW
FSW 2014 program listed 50 eligible occupations out of
which 35 have not been previously eligible. They include
jobs in various fields like nursing, management, finance
and health services.
Applicants of previous cycle can re-apply
The candidates who applied for previous Canda FSW program 2014 but could
not proceed due the filling of caps may now re- apply, provided they continue
to meet the required eligibility criteria.
if they meet eligibility criteria. The candidates whose applications have been
accepted for processing are not required to file a second application.
Same selection criteria
The eligibility criteria and the selection process have not been changed. In
order to get selected for permanent residency under FSW the candidates
must score minimum 67 points in points-based test. The points are allotted
based on factors like education, language skills, age, adaptable nature and
Assessed educational reports can be re-used
You are allowed to use the copy of original report in following situations:
1. The original report which has been sent with FSW application on or after 4
May 2013 and
2. If the applicant didn’t receive the original report.
Multiple applications can be submitted
If the aspirant is having work experience equal to or more than a year in
multiple eligible occupations, then he or she can apply multiple times for
each occupation under current Canada FSW program. However, for each
application there will be a separate application fee.
New forms are not needed
In order to submit a application for FSW program, the candidates can use the
existing application forms or application guide.
Part-time work is counted
To fulfill the requirements of work experience the candidates can add their
part time work experience provided if it is a continuous, paid and is within ten
years of the application date.
Language requirements remain same
In order to apply for FSW program the aspirants must meet minimum
language thresholds. They should submit proof of proficiency in either English
or French which can be obtained from a third party exam.
Processing times quickened
The government of Canada is planning to bring the processing times to less
than one year.
Final chance to directly apply to FSW program
Express Entry, a new immigration intake system will come into existence on 1
January 2015. This system will select candidates from various immigration
programs which also includes FSW program. So, this is the final opportunity
for the prospective candidates to directly apply for FSW program.