Get to know the British Columbia Tech PilotThe technology sector is delivering high economic growth in Canada in the last few years. And, tech employment is burgeoning in the province of British Columbia.
Eligibility for the Tech PilotCandidates who apply through the immigration streams of the BC Provincial Nominee Program and who have a job offer from a list of 29 eligible occupations will be qualified to secure an Invitation To Apply under the Tech Pilot.
How to apply for the British Columbia Tech Pilot?First, a candidate must register himself/herself under the Skills Immigration Registration System (SIRS) of the British Columbia PNP. Then, he/she has to create a profile through the online portal in either of the categories – Skills Immigration or Express Entry BC. After completing these steps, a candidate is eligible to apply for the BC PNP Tech Pilot. Also Read: British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program for Entrepreneur Candidates who apply through the Skills Immigration and Express Entry categories of BC are given points based on human capital factors as well as economic factors. The candidates are awarded points based on the following factors:
- Skill level of the job offer
- Minimum wage
- Location of the employment
- Candidate’s education, work experience, and language ability