Federal Skilled Trade Worker

Federal Skilled Trade Worker Program (FSTW) is for individuals who are skilled in a trade occupation. Canada identifies specific trade occupations as a part of NOC B job classification.

In order to apply for the FSTW program, the applicant must have

The following trades have been defined by IRCC to be eligible to apply for the FSTW category

There is no educational requirement for the FSTW but it is advisable to have education assessed to procure more points in the CRS ranking system under the Express Entry system Sporadically every year IRCC has two specific draws for FSTW candidates