Atlantic Intermediate Skilled Program

Supported by a provincial certificate of endorsement from the province.

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    The Atlantic Intermediate-Skilled Program requires the following:

    • At least one year of work experience (for a total of at least 1,560 hours) in an occupation at skill level C within the last three years.
    • Job offer from a designated employer in Atlantic Canada that is:
        • Full-time (at least 30 hours per week).
        • Permanent
        • Under skill type 0, A, B, or C.
        • Supported by a provincial certificate of endorsement from the province that indicates that the job offer is genuine and that a needs assessment has been completed and a settlement plan is in place for the applicant and each member of the family.
    • Education Requirements:
      • A Canadian secondary (high school) or post-secondary certificate, diploma or degree.
        A foreign secondary or post- secondary certificate, diploma or degree with an educational credential assessment (ECA) report from an IRCC approved agency which shows that the foreign education credential is equal to Canadian educational standards.
    • The ECA must be less than five years old on the date of application.