Federal Skilled Trades Program Occupation List

The Federal Skilled Trades Program Occupations List is the list of occupations that expects the candidates, intending to apply for Canada, should have experience in. Canada FSTP Occupation List will help the candidates to know what all jobs are in demand and according to that, the candidates can apply for the said program.

Canadian employers sponsor international skilled workers for Canadian Permanent Residence. Sponsored applicants must be working in eligible Occupations under the Federal Skilled Trades Program Occupations List.

The concurrent list of occupations as mentioned below aids an applicant to apply against his/her respective profile and enhance their chances to get selected for Canada Immigration. Opting for the right occupation, best suited for your growth and career can not only lead you closer to your goals but also help you attain positive aspects in terms of living standards ahead.

Find your NOC under the Federal Skilled Trades Program FSTP; the following Occupations are Eligible for Application:

Category A

NOC CodeOccupation Name
7202Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations
7204Contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades
7205Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers
7301Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades
7302Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews
8211Supervisors, logging and forestry
8221Supervisors, mining and quarrying
8222Contractors and supervisors, oil and gas drilling services
8241Logging machinery operators
8252Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers
9211Supervisors, mineral and metal processing
9212Supervisors, petroleum, gas and chemical processing and utilities
9214Supervisors, plastic and rubber products manufacturing
9231Central control and process operators, mineral and metal processing
9241Power engineers and power systems operators
9243Water and waste treatment plant operators

Category B

NOC CodeOccupation Name
7231Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors
7233 Sheet metal workers
7235Structural metal and plate work fabricators and fitters
7237Welders and related machine operators
7241Electricians (except industrial and power system)
7242Industrial electricians
7243Power system electricians
7244Electrical power line and cable workers
 7246Telecommunications installation and repair workers
7252Steamfitters, pipefitters and sprinkler system installers
7253Gas fitters
7311Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics
7312Heavy-duty equipment mechanics
7313Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics
7314Railway carmen/women
7315Aircraft mechanics and aircraft inspectors
 7318  Elevator constructors and mechanics
7371  Crane operators
7372Drillers and blasters – surface, mining, quarrying and construction
7373  Water well drillers
8231Underground production and development miners
8232Oil and gas well drillers, servicers, testers and related workers
9232Petroleum, gas and chemical process operator

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