Nova Scotia, the eastern maritime province of Canada, invited immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination on September 24 under its Labour Market Priorities Stream.
For applicants to be considered under this draw, they had the following attributes:
1. Have two or more years of full time, paid and continuous work experience in one of the following two National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes within five years preceding the application and provide letters of reference from employers, in a format recommended by the province.
a) motor vehicle body repairs (NOC 7322) OR
b) automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers (NOC 7321).
2: Have a Canadian Language Benchmark of at least five in all English language abilities, i.e., Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening and provide proof of language test with their application for the provincial nomination.
3: Have completed a program of two or more years at a post-secondary institution, such as a university, college or trade school in related field and provide an Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) report for these qualifications issued by an organization designated by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada if the educational credential was obtained outside of Canada.
4: Have a valid Express Entry profile
Invited applicants have until 11:59 p.m. Oct. 24, 2020 to submit their provincial nomination application.