Seminar ID: 2020-CPD-002

Seminar Name: Temporary Resident Visa: Work, Study, Visitor 

 

Date and time: Friday, March 27, 2020, from 9:15 to 1:35

Venue: 10255 Yonge Street, Unit 204, Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4C3B2

Attendance: In Person

Language: English

Capacity: 10 Persons

CPD Hours: 4 CPD

Link to the program: http://icancpd.com/index.php/schedules?id=26

Description:

In this CPD, attendees will have the opportunity to explore and analyze different types of visas, permits, rules, requirements for temporary resident visa applications.

 

Agenda: 

·         Review of different types of work permits, such as: 

 

Business visitors and other work visas without a work permit

20 minutes

Common LMIA exemptions (spousal work permits, open work permits, post-graduate work permits, bridge work permits)         

15 minutes

In Canada Work-Permits, Restoration, Changing Conditions, Changing Status, Electronic Portal

20 minutes

 

Question and Answer Period

15 minutes

Break

10 minutes 

·         Review of different types of Study Permits, such as: 

 

Students and work permits, study without a study permit

20 minutes 

Spousal study permit, study permit for visitors

15 minutes

Renewal, Restoration, Changing Status from within Canada

15 minutes

International Student Program, options after graduation

15 minutes

Question and Answer Period

15 minutes

Break

10 minutes 

·         Review of visitor visa and visitor permits, change conditions, extend status

20 minutes

·         Review of supervisa requirements and how it is different from a visitor visa

15 minutes

·         Review of Electronic Travel Authorizations and how it is different from a visitor visa

10 minutes

·         Review of inadmissibility and overstay, dual intent applicants, and implied status

30 minutes

Question and Answer Period

15 minutes

                                                                 

Presenter:

 

Niloofar Bagherzadeh

Niloofar is a Full member of Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council. Niloofar is a successful immigration consultant with over 15 years of experience. She specializes in many immigration programs including temporary resident visa.

Details/Highlights

Review of different types of work permit:

I.                   Employer-Specific Work Permit

II.                Open Work Permit

 

1.      Business visitors and other work visa without a Work Permit

-      What is a business visitor visa?

-      Who is considered a business visitor

-      Meeting with people/companies/…

-      Site visits

-      (seller) provides training for product use, after sales service, conduct other business functions

 

2.      Requirement for a business visitor visa including:

-      Must provide the main source of income

-      Must prove the main place of business outside Canada

-      Review of the application is conducted by the officer in the same manner as other TRVs

 

3.      Common LMIA exemptions and In Canada Work-Permits

-      Spousal work permits

-      Open work permits

-      Post-graduate work permit

-      Bridge work permit

 

4.      Restoration, Changing Conditions, Changing Status

5.      Electronic Portal

6.      Work Permits with LMIA – Employer specific work permits

7.      Employer Portal

 

Question and Answer Period

Break

 

Review of different types of study permit:

I.                   Study with a Study Permit

II.                Study without a Study Permit

 

1. Review of qualification: Who is a student?

- Elementary, secondary, post-secondary education in Canada.

- Assessing a potential student: previous studies, future intent of studies, financial and economic establishment in home country

- Supporting documents for minor or adult students: Personal, financial, business, travel history and documents to establish ties to home country

 

2. Students and Work Permit

- ESL Studies

- Professional Program Studies

- On Campus Work

- Off Campus Work

- Full-time and Part-time Studies

- Spousal study permit and 

- Study permit for visitors and change of status from within Canada

- Renewal and Restoration

- Options after graduation 

 

Question and Answer Period 

Break 

 

Review of different type of Visitor Visa

I.                   Multiple entry visa

II.                Single entry visa

III.             Supervisa

 

1. Review of visitor visa: Who is a visitor?

- Assessing a potential applicant considering Travel history, financial and economic establishment in home country, purpose of visit

- Supporting documents: Personal, financial, business, travel history and documents to establish ties to home country

- Online portal or paper submission: Documents gathering, categorizing and combining documents

- Potential conflict of interestand ethical duties related to expressed or implied intention to visit Canada 

 

2. Visitor permit and who is issued a visitor permit

 

3. Visa changes from within Canada: change condition, extend status

 

4. Review of supervisa requirements and how it is different from a visitor visa 

 

5. Review of Electronic Travel Authorizations and how it is different from a visitor visa 

 

6. Review of inadmissibility and overstay, dual intent applicants, implied status