This program is for candidates with skilled work experience who are qualified under Skill Trades. The National Occupational Classification (NOC) in this program falls under the Skill Type C. The candidate must have a qualifying certificate in skill trade issued by a province/territory, and have a full-time employment offer for a minimum period of one year.
Federal Skilled Trades program is a constituent of Express Entry Program and is beneficial for applicants with special skills with a valid employment offer or a certificate of qualification for the same where Canada can find the right talent quickly. This program is designed to help the applicant gain a permanent resident status in Canada.
Canada has expressed a rise in need of skilled workers in its workforce. The dearth of skilled labor has raised the bar of daily wages and incomes of skilled workers in its growing economy. The Canadian government designed this program to ensure the country attracts and retains skilled workers of every occupation needed in Canada. Thus, high-skilled professionals are migrating from their home country and applying for the Federal Skilled Trades program.