Canada Abroad

Quick Tips for Express Entry

Ensure you have your language scores and credential assessment (if required for your program) ready when applying Ensure all information you enter into your profile is correct Ensure you can support all information on your application with the required documents Ensure you can access all require documents within a 60 day window Ensure you have […]

Read More…

Essential Steps to Express Entry

Canada-Express-Entry

When considering if you qualify for Express Entry it is important to ensure the following: 1) You qualify under one of the four immigration programs used by Express Entry Federal Skilled Worker Federal Skilled Trades Canadian Experience Class Provincial Nominee 2) You will be able to afford your application and the Canadian government fees 3) […]

Read More…

Questions You Should Ask Before Applying For Express Entry

Are you under 35? Your ideal age would be under 35, but you can earn points up until the age of 44 Do you have any higher education? You would ideally have one year of post secondary education or more (more than high school Diploma alone) Are you fluent in English? You would ideally be highly […]

Read More…

Your Simplified Guide to Express Entry

After twelve months of the Express Entry system, many are still unable to figure out the full process, documents required, eligibility criteria and how a Provincial Nomination works. We have therefore put together this simplified guide to Express Entry to assist those still struggling to understand how the program works and if they qualify. We have […]

Read More…

New Immigration Scam Warning – Work Permit

We just received a new Canadian immigration scam . This one again is directed to those seeking to obtain a work permit in Canada. The company name being used this time is Titan Diamond Drilling Ltd Canada. The e-mail you will receive from them is below. The e-mail address is [email protected]andiamonddrilling.890m.com. The tip off here […]

Read More…

Why Choose Canada?

With so many options available in the world, why are so many deciding to choose Canada as their new home? First of all, Canada is a multicultural society that accepts immigrants from all countries of all races, religions and sexes. Canada provides an accepting society for many coming from stricter countries where local laws restrict […]

Read More…

Educational Credential Assessments – What Can be Evaluated?

When immigrating to Canada from South Africa under the Express Entry System, you can earn points for your highest level of completed education. In order to do so you need to obtain an Educational Credential Assessment (ECA). Where most people get confused is in assessing whether their qualification type is one that can actually be […]

Read More…

What is the Federal Skilled Worker Points System?

Find out how the Federal Skilled Worker Points System can benefit you. In order to immigrate to Canada from South Africa as a Federal Skilled Worker, you need to meet all of the requirements of the program. The first requirement for the Federal Skilled Worker Points System is that you have a minimum of one year’s […]

Read More…

Express Entry Draw #9 Results Are In

On May 22nd, 2015 Citizenship and Immigration Canada did their 9th draw under Express Entry and handed out 1,361 Invitations to Apply. Many people have asked what they mean by “draw”. They simply use that term for when they select individuals from the Express Entry Pool based on their Comprehensive Ranking System Score. You can read […]

Read More…

Express Entry Round #8 – Back on Track

On April 17th, 2015 Citizenship and Immigration Canada did their 8th draw under Express Entry and handed out 715 Invitations to Apply. For the fourth time in a row, Express Entry continued to select those without a job offer or a provincial nomination. The minimum score for selection in round 8 decreased this time as opposed […]

Read More…