Application process - Canadian Experience Class (CEC)

The Canadian Experience Class is part of the Economic Class and this is managed by the Express Entry program. Approximate processing time are currently 6 months once an Invitation to Apply (ITA) is received. 

Canadian Experience Class requirements:

  • Have obtained at least one year of full-time skilled, professional or technical work experience in Canada within 36 months of the application date.  Self-Employment or work experience gained while being a full-time student does not count.

  • The job experience is in  a Managerial job (NOC skill level 0),  Professional job (NOC skill type A), Technical jobs and skilled trades (NOC skill type B)

  • Meet the minimum language score of CLB 5 or CLB 7 on the Canadian Language Benchmark, depending on the level of the job

  • Plan to live and work outside of the province of Quebec (individuals with work experience in Quebec and who plan to reside in Quebec may apply to the Quebec Experience Class).

Contract Signing
Step 1
EE Sabmition
Step 3
Submit Full Documents
Step 5
Step 2
Prepare Documents
Step 4
ITA Receining
Step 6