Apply for Canadian permanent residence as a skilled worker through FSTP Federal Skilled Trades Program. Check your eligibility now.
Eligibility Requirements for FSTP
To be eligible to apply for Canadian PR under the Federal Skilled Worker Program, you must meet the following minimum requirements:
FAQS: Federal Skilled Trades Program
In FSTP, you can immigrate to Canada without any degree or education but it is not possible in FSW. You need a job offer in case of FSTP, while FSW candidates can immigrate without one. Source: FSTP vs FSWP
You typically require a minimum of 67 points out of 100 if you wish to be eligible under the Express Entry System.
Generally, it takes around 6 months for Express Entry applications to be processed. But FSTP applications is expected to rise to 36 months in 2022 because of over-achieved targets as per this plan by IRCC.
You must have enough money to support yourself and your family in Canada, unless
- already able to legally work in Canada and
- have a valid job offer from an employer in Canada
For 2 Family members, 1 spouse and 1 child, you need $16,449.
Source: Proof of funds