Entry-to-Practice Exam (EPE) Prep Course Overview
Ashton’s RCIC Entry-to-Practice Exam (EPE) Prep course is offered to prepare graduates of the Graduate Diploma Program or an Immigration Practitioner Program (IPP) within the last three years, for the RCIC EPE examination.
The course is designed as a review of the body of knowledge established by the College of Immigration Consultants (CICC) for the new RCIC EPE examination.
The program includes presentations along with interactive discussions and a simulated exam exercise with sample questions, allowing students to review and recall knowledge in a collaborative environment. Students registered for this course have the option of purchasing practice exams. Full details as well as a discount coupon code will be provided upon registration.
The RCIC Entry-to-Practice Exam (EPE) Prep Course is delivered online. The online format uses the best webinar technology to provide an interactive classroom environment and connect the student to the instructor and their classmates for real-time discussions, material review, and question and answer sessions.
The RCIC Entry-to-Practice Exam (EPE) Prep Course provides comprehensive coverage of the following topics:
- Canadian Immigration Policy, Legal Research and Informatics
- Administration Law and Advocacy
- Temporary Residents
- Labour Market Assessments
- Federal Economic Classes
- Provincial/Territorial Programs
- Family Class
- Humanitarian and Compassionate Applications
- Citizenship Requirements and Processes
- Refugees and Protected Persons
- Immigration and Refugee Board
- Administrative Tribunals
- Ethics and Professional Responsibility
- Case Management, Business Management, Leadership and other competencies
Upon satisfactory completion of the course requirements, a Certificate of Completion will be issued.
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 program was reviewed and approved by the Registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training.