The Immigration Practitioner Centre provides a variety of advanced immigration courses for professionals who are already working in the field of immigration law. Immigration law practitioners can advance their career with advanced certifications, CPD seminars, and the resources available in the IPZ.
Our online advanced certifications courses are designed for immigration practitioners who would like to deepen their knowledge of certain areas of immigration law. The faculty teaching these certifications are chosen for their expertise in these particular areas and their ability to teach practical knowledge to their students.
Certificate in Immigration Tribunal Practice is an advanced certificate in Quebec Immigration Law to be delivered to anyone wanting more in-depth knowledge about the Quebec Immigration system.Certificate in Quebec Immigration Law
Certificate in Business Immigration Law (CBIL) gives students an advanced understanding of Business Immigration Law and the various classes of business immigrants through class discussion, advanced analysis, and case law study.Certificate in Business Immigration Law
Certificate in Family Class Immigration Law (CFCL) examines Family Class Immigration Law by going in-depth on family class applications, sponsorship applications, and the difference between legal and genuine relationships.Certificate in Family Class Immigration Law
Certificate in Immigration Tribunal Practice introduces the process and procedures involved when appearing before the Immigration Division and the Immigration Appeal Division of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB).Certificate in Immigration Tribunal Practice
Certificate in Refugee Class Immigration Law covers the process and procedure of preparing a refugee claim, appearing before the Refugee Protection Division (RPD) and appealing decisions to the Refugee Appeal Division (RAD) as well as the requirements which must be established for a person to be found to be a Convention Refugee or a Protected Person.Certificate in Refugee Class Immigration Law
Certificate in Temporary Resident Immigration Law delivers in-depth knowledge of Temporary Resident immigration, Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA), and useful strategies surrounding these areas.Certificate in Temporary Resident Immigration Law
Ashton offers regular CPD seminars, featuring the most acknowledged immigration experts from all over the country, to provide RCICs with high-quality education to fulfil their CPD requirements. The seminars are delivered in in-person, via live online webinar or via video recording.
Our upcoming CPD seminars are:
Dec 10, 2020 2:00 pm PST
We reflect on the current state of immigration law regarding temporary foreign workers and international mobility workers, as well as what the future holds for immigration law.International Mobility Workers
Our previous CPD seminar is available as a video recording
Recorded Nov 5, 2020
Available until Feb 3, 2021
Our expert panel examine the topic of Immigration Tribunals and Appeals from multiple professional perspectives.Tribunals and Appeals Purchase Recording
Ashton College offers free immigration consultations on a monthly basis as a way of giving back to the community we love. The next immigration pro-bono clinic will take place on November 27, 2020 from 3PM – 5PM EST. Register to receive consultation from Ron McKay, or Nevena Djuricic.Immigration Pro-bono clinic
We launched Immigration Practitioner Zone (IPZ) to help new immigration practitioners build and expand their practice.
On top of access to exclusive professional seminars and networking events, IPZ members can work in the supportive office environment, receive advice from professional mentors on how to practice immigration law, develop their individual immigration practice manual based on the assessment of their business plans performed by the field experts.Immigration Practitioner Zone