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
This course covers inadmissibility categories in great detail, assisting immigration practitioners to become proficient in this area of Canadian Immigration Law. Emphasis is placed on both the applicable legislation and case law.Certificate in Inadmissibility to Canada
This is an advanced certificate in the Labour Market Assessment (LMIA) process. LMIA is an opinion given by a federal government officer regarding the effect of the employment of a foreign national by a Canadian employer on the Canadian labour market.Certificate in the Labour Market Impact Assessment Process
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 previous CPD seminars are also available as video recordings.
Watch the Recorded Live Session of this Webinar
During this online event, our panel of immigration experts discussed and reflected on the current state of Family Class and Business Immigration and recent updates to these areas of immigration law.Family Class and Business Updates
Free CPD Webinar on May 27th, 2021
Our upcoming CPD event will explore inadmissibility relating to medical and criminal issues. Our expert panel will also reflect on refugee cases and family class appeals.Inadmissible? Medical, Criminal, and Other + Refugees and Residency Appeals
Free CPD Webinar on July 29th, 2021
Our upcoming CPD event will have something interesting for everyone who attends. Our expert panel will reflect on the latest updates and circumstances affecting temporary foreign workers, international mobility workers and labour market impact assessments.Something for Everybody: TFWP, IMWP, Ontario PNP, Competencies, and Language Proficiency for Immigration
Free CPD Webinar on October 28th, 2021
Our upcoming CPD event will cover a summary of changes to immigration law over the last number of years, an overview of foreign credential assessments and a breakdown of business immigration processing options.Annual Review: Targets and Changes; Three Processing Streams Updates: Economic, Refugees, and Family Class, Alberta PNP Update, and the Future
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