Canada Express Entry
The Canadian Experience Class (CEC) is for skilled workers with Canadian work experience who want to become permanent residents. Having obtained work experience in Canada, these individuals have settled into Canadian society and established essential community and career networks.
Minimum program requirements
To qualify under this program, the applicant must:
- Have at least one year of skilled full-time or equivalent work experience in Canada, in the last 3 years before you apply.
- Employment duties must fall under one or more of these NOC training, education, experience and responsibilities (TEER) categories TEER 0, TEER 1, TEER 2 or TEER 3
Who Is Not Eligible For The CEC
You are not eligible for applying for Canada permanent residence through these programs if you fall under the following categories:
- Refugee claimant in Canada.
- If you are engaged in an occupation in Canada without authorisation.
You gained work experience in Canada but not under the temporary resident status.