What is a Federal Skilled Worker Program ?
Federal skilled worker program is Canada’s prime immigration program, which allows the foreign skilled workers to settle in Canada with a permanent residency.
How Does the FSA Program Work ?
Federal Skilled Worker program is managed under the Express Entry system and uses the Comprehensive Ranking System to rank candidates who wish to settle permanently in Canada.
Who is Eligible for Federal Skilled Worker Program ?
Candidates must meet a minimum points requirement based on factors such as work experience, language ability, age and education.
Eligible Federal Skilled Worker Occupations
The Federal Skilled Worker Program in Canada is now open to a wide spectrum of employees, including those with expertise in any skilled occupation (NOC 0, A or B).
Selection Factors for Fsw program
If you qualified, you will receive a score based on your human capital factors. To submit an application, you must receive minimum of 67 out of 100 points on the FSWP grid.
FSW Processing Time and Fees
It takes about 6 months to process an application. For spouse or common-law partner & principal applicant, there is a processing fee is 850 CAD and for each dependent child fee is 230 CAD.
How to Apply for Federal Skilled Worker Program ?
To apply for Federal Skilled Worker program, you must create an online Express Entry profile.