CPD – Annual Review: Targets and Changes; Three Processing Streams Updates: Economic, Refugees, and Family Class, Alberta PNP Update, and the Future

CPD – Annual Review: Targets and Changes; Three Processing Streams Updates: Economic, Refugees, and Family Class, Alberta PNP Update, and the Future

CPD – Annual Review: Targets and Changes; Three Processing Streams Updates: Economic, Refugees, and Family Class, Alberta PNP Update, and the Future

On Thursday, October 28th, 2021, Ashton College will host another free webinar to support the continuing professional development of legal professionals across the country. 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. There will be practice tips shared for new immigration consultants to help them succeed in the industry. Our expert panel will also reflect on what transpired in 2021 and future targets for 2022 and 2023.

The online event is now open for registration and there is no cost to attend this CPD webinar. Register now and secure your spot for this exciting learning opportunity.

This event is approved by ICCRC for 4 CPD hours. To comply with the annual requirement, an RCIC must complete 16 CPD hours. How can you log your CPD hours? Check out page three of this recent ICCRC bulletin for complete instructions on how to obtain your CPD hours with ICCRC through their brand new Continuing Competence Portal.

CPD hours for Lawyers:
1) The Law Society of Saskatchewan has pre-approved this for 4.5 CPD credits.
2) For British Columbia lawyers, consider including this course as a CPD learning activity in your annual Continuing Professional Development Plan as it has been approved for 4 CPD hours by the Law Society of British Columbia.

Date and Time

Thursday,
October 28th, 2021
1:00 pm – 6:00pm PST

Registration Available

Free CPD Webinar

Agenda

12:45 pm – 1:00 pm

  • Registration and Signing into the Portal

1:00 pm – 1:05 pm

Ron McKay

  • Welcome, Introduction and a Brief Orientation

1:05 pm – 1:45 pm

Lynn Fournier-Ruggles

  • Author: “Canadian Immigration and Refugee Law for Legal Professionals” Fifth Edition – Release October, 2021 –Summary of Changes from 2018 to Present
  • Q and A

1:45 pm – 2:25 pm

Al Parsai

  • Author: “88 Tips for Immigration Practitioners” – Practice Tips for New RCICs – Introduction to Mentor Course
  • Q & A

2:25 pm – 3:05 pm

Daniel Mcleod

  • Refugees and Protected Persons – Updates 2021/2022
  • Q & A

3:05 pm – 3:15 pm

10-Minute Break

3:15 pm – 3:55 pm

Nevena Djuricic

  • Family Class – Updates 2021/2022 Alberta PNP Updates
  • Q and A

3:55 pm – 4:35 pm

Orchid PRO-DNA

  • DNA Testing – Paternity, Maternity, Sibship, Half Sibship Updates
  • Q and A

4:35 pm - 5:05 pm

Marty Baram

  • Alberta Provincial Nominee Update - 2021/2022
  • Q and A

5:05 pm - 5:55 pm

Richard Kurland

  • The Future
  • Will be assisted by Ron McKay - RCIC

5:55 pm – 6:00 pm

Ron McKay

  • Announcements regarding Ashton College’s Advanced Certificates, Refresher Modules, Immigration Legal Assistant Program, Mentorship Courses, and Next CPD Seminars

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.

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