To apply for this program, applicants must also be planning to live outside Quebec.
The specific skilled working experiences being sought after are:
- Management Job Experience: examples: restaurant managers, mine managers, shore captains (fishing)
- Professional Job Experience: People usually need a degree from a university for these jobs: examples: doctors, dentists, architects
- Technical Jobs and Skilled Trades Experience: People usually need a college diploma or to train as an apprentice to do these jobs: examples: chefs, electricians, plumbers
Candidate must have at least one year of work experience or having at least 1560 hours of paid work (continuous full-time or an equal amount in part-time).
The paid work experience must have occurred within the last 3 years before you apply.
Self-employment and work experience gained while you were a full-time student (for example, on a co-op work term) does not count under this program.