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    Compare all Express Entry programs

    Express Entry is an online system that we use to manage applications for permanent residence for 3 programs:

    • Federal Skilled Worker Program
    • Federal Skilled Trades Program
    • Canadian Experience Class

    Compare the key differences between the programs to get more details about eligibility.

    Before you compare programs, here are 2 terms you need to know:

    Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB)
    Express Entry-National Occupation Classification (NOC) code
    Eligibility criteriaCanadian Experience ClassFederal Skilled Worker ProgramFederal Skilled Trades Program
    Language skillsEnglish or French skills

    • CLB 7 if your NOC is 0 or A
    • CLB 5 if your NOC is B
    English or French skills

    • CLB 7
    English or French skills

    • CLB 5 for speaking and listening
    • CLB 4 for reading and writing
    Type/Level of work experienceCanadian experience in 1 of these NOCs:

    • 0
    • A
    • B
    Canadian or foreign experience in 1 of these NOCs:

    • 0
    • A
    • B
    Canadian or foreign experience in a skilled trade under key groups of NOC B
    Amount of work experienceOne year in Canada in the last 3 years (either combination of full-time or part-time work)One year continuous within the last 10 years (combination of part-time, full-time or more than 1 job in your primary occupation)Two years within last 5 years (either combination of full-time or part-time work)
    Job offerNot required.Not required.

    But you can get selection criteria (FSW) points for having a valid job offer.

    Required:

    EducationNot required.Secondary education required.

    You can get more selection criteria (FSW) points for your post-secondary education.

    Not required.