Part-Time: Coming again in 2023
This course has been approved for 16 CPD Points by the College of Immigration and Citizenship Consultants
This is a Certificate course outlining the fundamentals of the Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) process. This course will deal with the different types of LMIAs by occupation; where and how the applications are submitted and how they are assessed; set out the employer’s compliance and audit obligations; and the types of enforcement actions that can be taken by the federal authorities. The course will focus on the practical applications of the LMIA processes.
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Upon completion of this course, the successful student will have reliably demonstrated an understanding of:
Upon completion of the course requirements, a Certificate of Completion will be issued.
Subject to change without notice
Cobus Kriek is a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant who is also the Managing Director of Matrixvisa Inc. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Stellenbosch and has an Honours Degree in Economics from the University of South Africa. He also completed a three-year Diploma in Export Management, majoring in International Trade Law. In 2002, he completed a Diploma in Immigration from Seneca College of Art and Design in Toronto. Subsequently, he passed a specialist examination in immigration before starting to practice. He is a member in good standing with the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council.
Craig Natsuhara is an associate partner at EY Law LLP in Vancouver, where he manages the Canadian and cross-border NAFTA Immigration practice. He has practiced business immigration law since 2000, focusing primarily on assisting foreign businesses transfer employees and recruiting new temporary foreign workers while establishing operations in Canada. He is excited to share his expertise and practical knowledge with future students.
The registration fee for this course is $400.
Live Online Students
Ashton College uses web conferencing tools for conducting online classes and online learning management systems for managing resources, assignments, and grades. These tools help instructors and students connect live online as well as asynchronously. The basic requirements for online learning include a computer, webcam, speakers, and a microphone or a headset and headphones, along with a reliable internet connection. Though online learning can be pursued using smartphones and tablets, the use of laptops or desktop computers is encouraged for an enhanced learning experience.
This course does not require approval by the Private Training Institutions Branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training. As such, it was not reviewed.