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Federal Skilled Worker Program Points Calculator

The Federal Skilled Worker Program Points Calculator is a point-based assessment helps the Federal Government of Canada to choose eligible candidates with high skills and good work experience. Candidates have to score 67 points out of 100 points to be eligible to qualify. The selected candidates can live and work in Canada under Canadian Immigration than he/she can apply for Permanent Residency.

The Federal Skilled Worker Program Points Calculator Consists of the Following Factors:

  1. Age
  2. Education
  3. Language
  4. Work Experience

Factors

Points

Education 25
Language Skills 28
Work Experience 15
Age 12
Arranged Employment 10
Adaptability 10

Factor 1: Education

Education is one of the essential factors of the Federal Skills Worker Program Points Calculator where candidate can attain maximum of 25 points. Candidates with higher qualification can score 25 points.

Level of Education Points (25 max)
Doctoral level 25 points
Master`s level or professional degree 23 points
Two or more post-secondary credentials, one of which is a three-year or longer post-secondary credential 22 points
Three-year or longer post-secondary credential 21 points
Two-year post-secondary credential 19 points
One-year post-secondary credential 15 points
Secondary school 5 points

Factor 2: Language Skills

To live in Canada, one has to be specialist in either English or French , or in both the languages. Candidates with good language skills can attain maximum of 28 points on Federal Skills Worker Program Points Calculator. To examine your language eligibility, candidates have to English exams like IELTS and CLB.

Proficiency

Level

Points (24 + 4 max)

First Official Language
Speaking/Listening/Reading/Writing Intermediate
IELTS 6.0/6.0/6.0/6.0
4 pts/ability
Speaking/Listening/Reading/Writing High intermediate
IELTS 6.5/7.5/6.5/6.5
5 pts/ability
Speaking/Listening/Reading/Writing Advanced
IELTS 7.0/8.0/7.0/7.0
6 pts/ability
 Speaking/Listening/Reading/Writing  Spouse/partner’s official language (CLB4)
IELTS 4.0/4.5/3.5/4.0
5 pts
 Maximum 24 points
Second Official Language
 Speaking/Listening/Reading/Writing  CLB/NCLC 5 in all abilities
IELTS 5.0/5.0/4.0/5.0
4 points
Maximum
*Listening, reading, speaking, writing
 4 points

Factor 3: Work Experience

Work experience factor is one of the important factors and if the candidate has 6 or more than 6 years of experience than he/she can easily attain 15 points on the point system.  The work experience should be under the occupations that are present in 0,A,B of NOC Code.

Work Experience

Points (15 max)

1 year (Minimum threshold) 9 points
2-3 years 11 points
4-5 years 13 points
6 years or more 15 points

Factor 4: Age

Age is the primary factor of Federal Skilled Worker Program Points Calculator. Maximum of 12 points can be accessed under this factor.

Age of Applicant

Points (12 max)

18 to 35 12 points
36 11 points
37 10 points
38 9 points
39 8 points
40 7 points
41 6 points
42 5 points
43 4 points
44 3 points
45 2 points
46 1 points
47 and over 0 points

Factor 5: Arranged Employment

One of the important factors of point system is Arranged Employment. The candidate may get extra 10 points when the Canadian employer extends the full-time permanent employment in Canada to a foreign skilled worker.

The Applicant

And

Points
is currently working in Canada on an LMIA-based work permit and his or her work in Canada is considered “€˜skilled” (NOC 0, A, or B level).
  • The work permit is valid when a permanent residency application is made* and
  • The employer has made a permanent, full-time skilled job offer to the applicant.

*At the time the permanent resident visa is issued, the applicant is expected to still hold a valid work permit.

10 points
is currently working in Canada on an LMIA-exempt work permit or a work permit issued under a provincial/territorial agreement.
  • The work permit is valid when a permanent residence application is made* and
  • The employer has made a permanent, full-time skilled job offer to the applicant.

*At the time the permanent resident visa is issued, the applicant is expected to still hold a valid work permit.

10 points
does not hold a valid work permit and is not otherwise authorized to work in Canada.
  • A prospective employer has made a permanent, full-time skilled job offer to the applicant; and
  • The offer of employment has received a positive LMIA
10 points
holds a valid work permit or is otherwise authorized to work in Canada, but does not fall under one of the two above scenarios.
  • The work permit or authorization is valid when a permanent residence application is made;
  • A prospective employer has made a permanent, full-time skilled job offer to the applicant; and
  • The offer of employment has received a positive LMIA
10 points

Factor 6: Adaptability

Adaptability is one of the important factors of Federal Skills Worker Program Points Calculator.  If you are graduated from any of University in Canada,relative living in Canada etc. such factors help you in achieving 10 points.

Adaptability

Points (10 max)

PA previous work in Canada (minimum 1 year NOC 0,A,B) 10 points
Previous study in Canada 5 points
Previous study in Canada – accompanying spouse/partner 5 points
Previous work in Canada – accompanying spouse/partner 5 points
Arranged employment in Canada 5 points
Relative in Canada – 18 years or older 5 points
Language ability CLB 4 or above – accompanying spouse/partner (IELTS 4.0/4.5/3.5/4.0) 5 points

For availing further information about Federal Skilled Worker (FSTP) Points Calculator, call the corporate hotline +91-7042184185 / Email your queries on info@makevisas.com.

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