Skilled trades

The Federal Skilled Trades Program is for people who want to become permanent residents based on being qualified in a skilled trade.

To apply, you must have work experience in a specific skilled trade and meet several other requirements.

Determine your eligibility

Find out if you are eligible to come to Canada under the federal skilled trades program.

Apply

Follow the steps to apply under the federal skilled trades program.

After you apply: get next steps

Find out what you should do after you apply to come to Canada.

Prepare for arrival

Be prepared and know what to expect when you arrive in Canada.

Find out if you are eligible

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