Course Description

This course has been developed to assist people like you to learn how you can become eligible to apply for Canadian Permanent Residency via the Express Entry System under the different immigration programs available In Canada and what you will require in order to begin your application.

This course includes a basic overview of the Express Entry system, the different eligible immigration programs, the required language and accepted tests such as IELTS, TEF and CELPIP.

 It also covers some resources design to assist professional immigrants to navigate the Canadian labor market and secure employment.

This course also prepares you for the settlement process, from getting your things across the border to finding a job in Canada.  

You're going to get over 10 hours of video lectures, access to the recommended resources, our student discussion forum, and the ability to ask me any questions you may have as you progress through the course.

On top of all that, you get lifetime access.

In summary, this course is a good do it yourself guide for immigration to Canada.

By the end of this course, you will know some of the strategies and resources used in your immigration journey, job search in Canada and how to integrate into the Canadian labor market and start your new life in the True North.


This course is taught by a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant (RCIC).

Andy H. Rodriguez Peralta, B.S., RCIC. Andy Rodriguez is fluent in both the English and Spanish languages. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the Pedro Henriquez Urena National University of Santo Domingo and graduated Magna Cum Laude with high distinction.He obtained his Certificate degree in Immigration Law from Humber College, Toronto. He has been practicing Immigration law and assisting clients since 2010.He is a certified and licensed Canadian Immigration Consultant. He is a member in good standing of the Immigration Consultant of the Canadian Regulatory Council (ICCRC) and of the Canadian Association of Professional Immigration Consultants (CAPIC).

Andy Rodriguez

Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant

Course curriculum

  • 01

    Introduction: Why Canada?

    • Introduction to course

    • Benefits of the course

    • Why people from around the world want to come to Canada?

    • Facts about Canada

    • Recommended tools in Nexus Canada Blog

    • Important Message about the course.

    • Assignment: Do you Qualify? Let's find out with the Come to Canada Wizard.

  • 02

    The difference ways to immigrate to Canada .

    • The Canadian Immigration System

    • What is Express Entry?

    • How does Express Entry Work?

    • The Federal Skilled Worker Program.

    • Six Selection Factors

    • The Federal Skilled Trade Program

    • The Canadian Experience Class

    • The Provincial Nominee Program overview and application process.

    • Provincial Nominee Programs-Regular Processing.

    • Provincial Nominee Program-Express Entry Stream.

  • 03

    The Economic Class- Main Requirements.

    • The Language test requirements.

    • Assignment: Online Language Assessments.

    • Educational Credential Assessment.

    • Assignment: Determine what your degree is comparable to in Canada.

    • Using the NOC Matrix

    • Assignment: Find your occupation NOC code

    • The Express Entry Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS)

    • MyCIC account creation.

    • Offer of Employment

    • Proof of Funds

  • 04

    Family Sponsorship

    • Sponsor your spouse, partner or child

    • Sponsor your Relatives

    • Sponsor your adopted child

    • Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship

  • 05

    The Canadian Labor Market

    • Where do you want to live and work in Canada.

    • Assignment: Canada’s Best Places to Live

    • Register with the Job Bank

    • Recommended Job sites In Canada.

    • The Canadian Hidden Job market

    • The Canadian Workplace culture

    • Assignment: Creating a Job Match account with Job Bank.

  • 06

    Recommended tools for optimizing your job search in Canada.

    • Optimizing your job search in Canada.

    • Using the working in Canada tool.

    • Assignment: Using the working in Canada tool.

    • Preparing your Canadian Resume, Cover Letter and Reference letter.

    • Canadian_Resume_Template_2016

    • Assignment:Create your Canadian Resume

    • Using Linked In as part of your Strategy.

    • Using Magnet and Joorbit as part of your Strategy.

    • Recommended YouTube video: Optimizing Your Job Search in Canada-How to use Magnet

    • Assignment: Create your presence online for job search.

    • Interviewing Online: strategies and best practices.

  • 07

    Permanent Resident Application

    • Invitation to Apply (ITA)

    • Required documents for PR application

    • Proving your work experience

    • Police Certificate and Criminal Background check.

    • Medical exams.

    • Mandatory documents (if applicable)

    • Other documents

    • Inadmissibility issues.

    • Sending your application for PR

  • 08

    Pre-arrival Strategies

    • Canadian Immigrant Integration Program: CIIP

    • Pre-arrival services

    • Prepare for Canada

    • Prepare for Canada online fairs

    • In-Tac Virtual Career Expo

    • Banking for newcomers to Canada

    • Renting in Canada

    • Assignment: Using the Living in Canada Tool

  • 09

    Settlement Recommendations.

    • Recommended Settlement services.

    • Recruiters and Employment Agencies in Canada.

    • Volunteering in Canada

    • Internships and Co-op placements options.

    • Bridge Training Programs

    • Immigrant Employment Loan programs

    • Mentoring programs in Canada

    • Settlement agencies in Canada.

    • Network meetings in Canada.

  • 10

    Conclusion and Bonus.

    • Course Wrap up and Thank you.

    • BONUS LECTURE

    • Join us in Social Media