Federal Skilled Trades Program

Federal Skilled Trades Program

The Federal Skilled Trades Program is for the applicants who are skilled trade workers and wish to migrate to Canada permanently after receiving an offer of employment. The FSTP Class applications are processed through the online selection system of Express Entry which became effective from January 2015 for Canada immigration.​

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Eligibility Criteria for Federal Skilled Trades Program

  • Minimum language requirement of (CLB) 5 for speaking and listening, and CLB 4 for reading and writing

  • Should have at least 2 years of full time working experience in the nominated occupation in the past 5 years before applying

  • Have their job listed in in National Occupational Classification (NOC) list

  • Have an offer of full-time employment for an entire period of at least one year or a certificate of qualification

Benefits of Canada PR

  • Right of to live in Canada indefinitely
  • Sponsor eligible family members
  • Apply for Canadian Citizenship
  • Freedom to work anywhere in Canada
  • Avail free education
  • Social Security services and benefits
  • Protection under Canadian Law

Sanctum Consulting Process for Federal Skilled Trades Program

  • Getting the Educational Credential Assessment [ECA] done. 

  • Assistance in booking slot for IELTS.
  • Writing Explanation to CIO Authorities on the Services beneficial for your family.
  • Guidance on Federal Skilled Trades Program checklist and help in filling Application Forms

  • Helping with contents on Work Role Declaration.
  • No agreement signed and taken from the customer. We are transparent on what we say, perform, accomplish and support. The service commitments of Sanctum Consulting for Canada Immigration program are written in the Invoice.

  • Sanctum Consulting provides support to their clients for answering all kind of queries from CIO/CIC after the application is lodged.
  • Post Landing Services
  • Keeping a track on the applicants profile and updating the same as and when required.

Frequently Asked Questions – Federal Skilled Trades Program

You have to create an Expression Entry profile to apply for FSTP.

ITA is Invitation to Apply for PR issued by CIC [Citizenship and Immigration Canada] when they choose an applicant’s Express Entry profile for PR application.

Applicants under the Skilled Trades category may be required to attend a personal interview which is discretionary with the visa officer.

Documents related to your work, education, language proficiency, health and character certificates would be mostly required for the application.