The Federal Skilled Worker program is part of the Economic Class and this is managed by the Express Entry program. You must score a minimum of 67 points under the following IRCC selection factors in order to be eligible to apply. Federal Skilled Worker program requirements:
Have professional work experience of at least one continuous year of full-time paid work experience or the equivalent in part-time continuous employment listed in the National Occupational Classification (O, A or B) in the last 10 years. OR Qualify for Arranged Employment In Canada with a full-time, permanent job offer from a Canadian employer along with a Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) or without an LMIA if you are exempt.
A Canadian diploma, certificate, or credential AND/OR a foreign educational credential, and an Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) by an agency approved by IRCC to show it is equal to a completed Canadian secondary or post-secondary educational credential.
Meet the minimum language score of CLB 7 on the Canadian Language Benchmark, or equivalent.
Have settlement funds to support yourself and your family for six months after arrival in Canada.