The Canadian Experience Class is a designed to encourage international students and temporary foreign workers to apply for permanent residence status from within Canada.For qualified candidates the CEC program can be a fast option for obtaining Canadian permanent residence, and with it, the right to live and work in Canada permanently.
Unlike the other immigration programs, the Canadian Experience Class does not use a points system. The program looks at what work experience or what type of education the applicant already has.
To be eligible to apply, a candidate must meet the following program requirements;
The Canadian Experience Class will allow the transition from temporary residence to permanent residence.
Applicants can remain in Canada throughout the application process or apply from elsewhere within one year of leaving their job in Canada.