Together, with professional leadership mentors from Ashton College, students will create a personalized action plan and work on their leadership and self-management skills. Students will engage in practical assignments that will help them to build the immigration practice of their dreams and succeed in the industry. This Immigration practitioner leadership course creates an environment where you can build and expand your immigration practice by interacting with experienced practitioners, business professionals, leading experts and other influencers. Consider this your first stop on the road to becoming your own successful business owner in the immigration field. Working in immigration can be rewarding and exciting, and owning your own practice can add to the benefits of being an immigration practitioner. In this course, you will learn how to create and assess your plans for owning your own practice, as well as setting goals and targets. Communication and relationships with clients are covered, along with key growth areas for the business. Human Resources will be addressed as it is a necessity to building any business.
Upon completion of this course the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to:
Steven Johnston has extensive experience working in the immigration field within the Canadian government. Throughout his government experience and private practice, Steven has assisted thousands of individuals with their permanent and temporary immigration challenges. As a consultant, Steven specializes in sponsorships, work permits, permanent residencies, business immigration, and doing for Labor Market Impact Assessments for employers wanting to hire foreign workers. He also has experience in assisting people with visitor visas and renewals or study permits and is an expert on the Québec Investor Program and the Québec Skilled Worker Program. He is a proud graduate of the University of Ottawa and Université du Québec à Montréal. Steven is excited to share his passion for immigration law by helping and inspiring his students.
*Subject to change without notice
No books are required. Some popular readings will be suggested, and some will be provided and addressed to the students online.
The registration fee for this course is $945.
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.