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Program Summary:

Arrive with confidence! Planning for Canada (PfC) helps immigrants prepare for their move, settlement, and employment in Canada. PfC offers FREE orientation sessions and personalized advice virtually worldwide and in person in India and the Philippines. Our live, interactive, and personalized services provide the information you need to better prepare for life and employment in Canada.

You want to:

  • Attend an in-person session in India or the Philippines, or live online
  • Clarify your expectations, make informed decisions, and start networking
  • Obtain a personalized Settlement Plan based on your needs and assets, destination and intended occupation
  • Get targeted connections to put your plan into action
  • Engage directly with in-Canada advisors to help you plan your pre- and post-arrival steps
  • Benefit from the PfC self-directed e-learning materials

They offer you:

  • The One-on-One Session prepares you for personal and professional success. Address your questions and concerns and create your own Settlement Plan, with the support of well-trained facilitators. Connections to our in-Canada advisors provide you with tailored settlement and career support based on your occupation and destination.
  • The Immigrant Workshop provides an overview of all key aspects of living and working in Canada. It will allow you to add to what you already know through family and friends, clarify your expectations, and make informed decisions.
  • Self-directed e-learning about settlement and employment in Canada.
  • E-library for you to discover important and useful pre-arrival tips, checklists, recommendations, and e-learning modules in a flexible, self-paced manner.
  • Live Webinars provide up-to-date information about culture, professional connections, and living and working in Canada.

Services delivered:

  • Online live services globally
  • In person in the Philippines and India
  • Virtually at your own speed

Language of service:

  • English
  • French
  • Additional local languages may be available on demand

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