Workers in Canada Healthcare

Workers in Canada Healthcare

To qualify under the Workers in Canada Healthcare stream of meet the following qualifying terms:

  • Must be living in Canada
  • Have a valid status in Canada
  • Will not be living in Quebec but outside of it
  • Meet the language proficiency terms
  • Are currently employed
  • have qualifying work experience
  • Do not have a refugee claim in Canada


Language Skill Level

To qualify to apply under the Workers in Canada Healthcare stream you must have a minimum language skill level of CLB/NCLC 4 in English/French.

Also, language test results must not be more than 2 years old at the time of submission of the application.

Besides, to do the same you can submit test results of:


English

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) General

CLB level Reading Writing Listening Speaking
10 10 10 10 10
9 9 9 9 9
8 8 8 8 8
7 7 7 7 7
6 6 6 6 6
5 5 5 5 5
4 4 4 4 4


CELPIP General

CLB level Reading Writing Listening Speaking
10 8.0 7.5 8.5 7.5
9 7.0 7.0 8.0 7.0
8 6.5 6.5 7.5 6.5
7 6.0 6.0 6.0 6.0
6 5.0 5.5 5.5 5.5
5 4.0 5.0 5.0 5.0
4 3.5 4.0 4.5 4.0


French

Test d’évaluation de français (TEF) Canada

CLB level Reading Writing Listening Speaking
10 263-300 393-450 316-360 393-450
9 248-262 371-392 298-315 371-392
8 233-247 349-370 280-297 349-370
7 207-232 310-348 249-279 310-348
6 181-206 271-309 217-248 271-309
5 151-180 226-270 181-216 226-270
4 121-150 181-225 145-180 181-225


Test de connaissance du français
 (TCF) Canada

CLB level Reading Writing Listening Speaking
10 549-699 16-20 549-699 16-20
9 524-548 14-15 523-548 14-15
8 499-523 12-13 503-522 12-13
7 453-498 10-11 458-502 10-11
6 406-452 7-9 398-457 7-9
5 375-405 6 369-397 6
4 342-374 4-5 331-368 4-5



Current Employment

To qualify, the applicant must meet the terms such as:

  • Must be working in Canada at the time of applying.
  • Is working in a job that is listed under the NOC website.
  • Must not be self-employed.
  • Are working in a paid job.
  • Have the authorization to work in Canada.


Work Experience

You must have a minimum of 1 year of work experience in 1 or more eligible occupations.


Qualifying job occupations

To qualify under the Workers in Canada Healthcare stream your job occupation must come under the eligible healthcare occupations such as:

NOC Occupation NOC Occupation
3011 Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors 3217 Cardiology technologists and electrophysiological diagnostic technologists, n.e.c.
3012 Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses 3219 Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)
3111 Specialist physicians 3221 Denturists
3112 General practitioners and family physicians 3222 Dental hygienists and dental therapists
3113 Dentists 3223 Dental technologists, technicians, and laboratory assistants
3121 Optometrists 3231 Opticians
3122 Chiropractors 3232 Practitioners of natural healing
3124 Allied primary health practitioners 3233 Licensed practical nurses
3125 Other professional occupations in health diagnosing and treating 3234 Paramedical occupations
3131 Pharmacists 3236 Massage therapists
3132 Dietitians and nutritionists 3237 Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment
3141 Audiologists and speech-language pathologists 3411 Dental assistants
3142 Physiotherapists 3413 Nurse aides, orderlies, and patient service associates
3143 Occupational therapists 3414 Other assisting occupations in support of health services
3144 Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment 4151 Psychologists
3211 Medical laboratory technologists 4152 Social workers
3212 Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists’ assistants 4153 Family, marriage, and other related counsellors
3214 Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists 4165 Health policy researchers, consultants, and program officers
3215 Medical radiation technologists 4212 Social and community service workers
3216 Medical sonographers 4412 Home support workers, housekeepers, and related occupations