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Discussing relevant topics for those considering immigrating to Canada from anywhere in the world. Contact us at info@canadaabroad.com or complete a free Canadian immigration assessment at www.canadaabroad.com/assessments/
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How to move to Canada from the USA

The Canada Abroad PodcastNov 03, 2020

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How to move to Canada from the USA
Nov 03, 202034:51
The Rural & Northern Immigration Pilot Program (RNIP) explained

The Rural & Northern Immigration Pilot Program (RNIP) explained

We are frequently asked "what is the Rural & Northern Immigration Pilot Program (RNIP)?" and "do I qualify?" In this week's episode, we are going to explain what is required to be eligible to apply through the Rural & Northern Immigration Pilot Program (RNIP). 

Read more about the Rural & Northern Immigration Pilot Program (RNIP) at https://www.canadaabroad.com/provincial-nominee-program/rural-northern-immigration-pilot-program/

Find out if you are eligible to immigrate today by completing our free Canadian immigration assessment at https://www.canadaabroad.com/assessments/


The required amount of settlements fund for the Rural & Northern Immigration Pilot Program (RNIP) as of September 28th, 2020 are as follows based on family size:

  • Family of 1 $8,922
  • Family of 2 $11,107
  • Family of 3 $13,654
  • Family of 4 $16,579
  • Family of 5 $18,803
  • Family of 6 $21,207
  • Family of 7 or more $23,611



Music from https://filmmusic.io ."On My Way" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com). License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Sep 30, 202028:51
The Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program (AIPP) explained

The Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program (AIPP) explained

We are frequently asked "what is the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program (AIPP)?" and "do I qualify for the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program (AIPP)?" In this week's episode, we are going to explain what is required to be eligible to apply through one of the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program's three sub-programs. These programs are for high-skilled workers, intermediate-skilled workers, and international graduates. 

Read more about the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program (AIPP) at https://www.canadaabroad.com/provincial-nominee-program/atlantic-immigration-pilot-program/

Find out if you are eligible to immigrate today by completing our free Canadian immigration assessment at https://www.canadaabroad.com/assessments/


The required amount of settlements fund for the Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program (AIPP) as of September 28th, 2020 are as follows based on family size:

  • Family of 1 $3,240
  • Family of 2 $4,034
  • Family of 3 $4,959
  • Family of 4 $6,021
  • Family of 5 $6,829
  • Family of 6 $7,702
  • Family of 7 or more $8,575


Music from https://filmmusic.io ."On My Way" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com). License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Sep 30, 202037:59
Pregnancy, giving birth, and raising kids in Canada vs abroad

Pregnancy, giving birth, and raising kids in Canada vs abroad

In today's episode, I will be sharing an interview that I did with Howzit Canada about my personal experience having children in Canada vs South Africa. I discuss what it was like finding a doctor in Canada, getting referred to a specialist, my experience in the hospital, and much much more. 

To learn more about maternity leave and paternity leave in Canada watch our video here or read our blog here

To find out if you are eligible to immigrate to Canada, complete our free assessment at https://www.canadaabroad.com/assessments/



Music from https://filmmusic.io ."On My Way" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com). License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)


Sep 29, 202057:53
How to get a mortgage in Canada as a new immigrant or worker

How to get a mortgage in Canada as a new immigrant or worker

In this episode, we are speaking to Jesse Abrams from Homewise. Homewise does the work for their users, negotiating with their large list of lenders to find you a great mortgage that meets your unique needs, saving you time, and most importantly, money. To make it even better, Homewise is also completely free for its users. To see if you are eligible for a Canadian mortgage, or to learn more, visit Homewise here.

Jesse will be answering some of our most frequently asked questions pertaining to buying a property in Canada as a new immigrant. 

Music from https://filmmusic.io ."On My Way" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com). License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Apr 24, 202030:12
What is the Canadian immigration points system?

What is the Canadian immigration points system?

For those looking to immigrate to Canada, they may have heard of a points system that Canada uses to select new immigrants. In this week's episode, we will be discussing the different points systems used by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada and which applications and applicants they will be applied to.

Apr 14, 202016:16
Canada has closed its borders
Mar 16, 202005:51
COVID19'S effect on Canadian immigration

COVID19'S effect on Canadian immigration

In this podcast, we will be discussing the special measures put in place by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada to help temporary and permanent residents and applicants affected by the novel coronavirus (COVID‑19) as well as travel advice for those needing to travel to Canada before a specific date.  For links to the described web form and applicable e-mail addresses mentioned in the podcast visit 

https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/coronavirus-special-measures.html 

and 

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection/latest-travel-health-advice.html

Mar 13, 202016:23
How to immigrate to Canada without a job offer
Feb 28, 202023:23
Everything you need to know about the IELTS

Everything you need to know about the IELTS

In this episode, we are speaking to Dylan, Louise and Rayne from Highway IELTS based in Durban, South Africa. Dylan, Louise, and Rayne will be answering some of our most frequently asked questions pertaining to the IELTS. The IELTS is extremely important for those individuals who are looking to immigrate to Canada through the Express Entry system.

Highway IELTS exists to help people succeed in the IELTS exam. As of 2019, Highway IELTS has successfully guided over 4000 test-takers to their desired band scores. They have done this through a combination of online and in-person preparation services that allow them to tailor learning based on every individual’s profile and needs. Highway IELTS offers training for General and Academic tests (including UKVI and Life Skills) in the form of 1-day training workshops, self-study online courses, and private tuition.

Highway IELTS services can be booked online below:

https://www.canadaabroad.com/product/ielts-workshop/

https://www.canadaabroad.com/product/ielts-development-courses/

Music from https://filmmusic.io ."On My Way" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com). License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Feb 14, 202048:30
How to increase your Comprehensive Ranking System (Express Entry) score
Jan 27, 202031:24
Everything you need to know about Canadian résumés

Everything you need to know about Canadian résumés

In this episode, we are speaking to Simeon Wong from elevate.strategy. Simeon provides individual career-coaching to entrepreneurs and executive leaders (e.g. career goal-setting, market re-entry strategies, resume / cover letter / LinkedIn coaching, executive career development). 

Simeon will be answering some of our most frequently asked questions pertaining to Canadian résumés. A Canadian résumé is extremely important for those individuals who are looking to immigrate to Canada but are in need of a job offer in order to qualify, or for those who have been granted their permanent residency and now need to find a job in Canada. 

Simeon's services can be booked online below and include the following:

  • Canadian resume writing
  • Canadian resume foundation + 1 hr resume consultation
  • LinkedIn profile writing for the Canadian market
  • Canadian interview preparation
  • Full Canadian executive package which includes:
    Canadian resume writing
    Two hours total of consultation time
    LinkedIn profile writing for the Canadian market
    Two-hour Canadian interview preparation session

https://www.canadaabroad.com/product/canadian_resume_services/




Music from https://filmmusic.io ."On My Way" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com). License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)



Jan 03, 202040:07