There are lots of information on the internet about immigration some are fake, while others are true. But getting complete and simplified step-by-step information is hard to come by. That is why we have done the hard work of getting a real and detailed guide from the experiences of people that have immigrated to Canada from Nigeria and tips from some experts.
Disclaimer: I am not an immigration lawyer, everything in this article is from past experiences and research.
This is an eye-opening article I will expose the best Canadian immigration programs that will get you a Canadian work Visa easily and fast. I will show you a secret website where you can find hundreds of Canadian jobs that Nigerians can apply for. I will give you tips and tricks for answering immigration questions and how to write a Canadian resume with a high percentage of landing you a job. So lets us start right away.
Best Canadian Immigration Programs for Work Visa
Many options are available to those that want to move to Canada to work, getting the best for you as a Nigeria will make the progress easy and faster. The 2 programs we will be discussing are; the Temporary Foreign Worker Program(TFWP) and The Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP)
Temporary Foreign Worker Program(TFWP)
The temporary foreign worker program needs Labour Market Impact Assessment(LMIA). It requires employers to complete a Labour Market Impact Assessment to show there are no workers in Canada available to do the job, hence the hiring of a foreign worker is necessary. Let us discuss Labour Market Impact Assessment(LMIA).
Labour Market Impact Assessment(LMIA) involves the application of jobs in Canada with an employer who has an approved LMIA. That said, let us discuss how to find jobs you can apply for through this Program.
Finding a job for the Temporary Foreign Worker Program
Steps to Apply for Canadian Work Visa after receiving an employment letter from your employer
The Provincial Nominee Programs (PNP)
There are many types of these immigration programs in Canada such as the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP), New Brunswick Provincial Nominee Program (NBPNP), Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP), Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP), etc. When you are granted immigration with this program, you are required to stay at a specific city that awarded you the immigration.
Step-by-step process of how to apply for a provincial nominee program in Canada
This is a step-by-step process of how to apply for a provincial nominee program in Canada. Note that as a foreigner that is applying for this type of visa, the processing time may take longer compared to citizens of North America, South America, and Europe. There are two major ways of applying for a provincial nominee program and this includes:
- Through Express Entry Process
- Through Non-express Entry Process
Express Entry Process
When you are applying for this type of Provincial Nominee Program, you have to be cautious not to take the right step and this includes
Go to the official Canadian website https://www.canada.ca/en.html. Every process in the course of application is done online since Covid-19 broke out.