IRCC Launches Category-Based Selection Draw for Express Entry
Saskatchewan is the province known for its aggressive draws and inviting a huge number of international candidates every year. As per the recent announcement by the Saskatchewan province, they have declared the latest provincial nomination draw on 8th March 2022. Here are the key points of the draw.
Key Highlights of The Latest SINP Draw
There is a total of 31 Notional Occupation Classification (NOCs) are considered under the draw for both of the categories. Here is the list of the nominated NOCs
|0014||Senior managers – health, education, social and community services and membership organizations|
|0121||Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers|
|0421||Administrators – post-secondary education and vocational training|
|0621||Retail and wholesale trade managers|
|1122||Professional occupations in business management consulting|
|1123||Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations|
|1213||Supervisors, library, correspondence and related information workers|
|1214||Supervisors, mail and message distribution occupations|
|1243||Medical administrative assistants|
|1252||Health information management occupations|
|2142||Metallurgical and materials engineers|
|2253||Drafting technologists and technicians|
|2263||Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safety|
|3211||Medical laboratory technologists|
|3215||Medical radiation technologists|
|4153||Family, marriage and other related counsellors|
|4162||Economists and economic policy researchers and analysts|
|4164||Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers|
|4166||Education policy researchers, consultants and program officers|
|4212||Social and community service workers|
|7246||Telecommunications installation and repair workers|
|7295||Floor covering installers|
|8222||Contractors and supervisors, oil and gas drilling and services|
|9212||Supervisors, petroleum, gas and chemical processing and utilities|
Due to the current situation between Russia and Ukraine, Canada Immigration has opened its gates for the Ukrainian refugees to not only take shelter in the country but also obtain permanent residency. In the hierarchy, SINP has declared Ukrainian people-friendly draws.
In the first week of the month, Saskatchewan has declared a special draw for the Ukraine-based candidates and invited 36 candidates from both of their categories. To qualify for the draw the candidates just need to meet the basic eligibility criteria. As per the cut-off, the Express Entry candidates need to reach 61 points whereas; Occupation-in-Demand candidates need to achieve 60 points.
Besides this, until the current month, the province has invited only 225+ candidates until now. On the other end, last year until the same period, even due to the Wuhan virus pandemic the province sent the nominations to nearly 1900 candidates. Moreover, there were no draw have been declared by the SINP in the February month. This year the draws are not happening as per the nature of the province but there are likely chance that the province may bounce back with the great outcome.