Skilled Workers Encouraged Below Revised Tech Pilot of B.C. P.N.P

British Columbia has welcomed its initial batch of skilled workers since it eased the job offer conditions for the Tech Pilot of B.C. P.N.P.

The province announced invitations to 25 applicants over four streams in a draw which was held on July 4, 2018. Skilled workers and foreign graduates called via the streams of province’s Express Entry needed 96 points.

Meantime, skilled workers called by the immigration stream of direct British Columbia required at least 87 points. Direct provincial stream foreign graduates required 96 points to suit for an invitation.

Minimum Score Required for July 4 B.C. Immigration Draw

Date Category Minimum Score Invitations Issued
4-July-18 EEBC – Skilled Worker 96 Total: 25
EEBC – International Graduate 96
SI – Skilled Worker 87
SI – International Graduate 96

The province managed its earlier B.C. P.N.P draw on June 27, 2018, calling 183 applicants to apply.

Appeals for the province’s direct stream of skilled workers were given to applicants scoring 87, and three points lesser than the draw of June 20. Least scores for different streams continued the same as the earlier week.

Foreign graduates below the stream of direct provincial and the Express Entry stream required 96 points. Skilled workers below the Stream of Express Entry also required 96 points. Meantime, entry-level and semi-skilled workers required 70 points.

Minimum Score Required for July 27 B.C. Immigration Draw

Date Category Minimum Score Invitations Issued
27-June-18 EEBC – Skilled Worker 96 Total: 183
EEBC – International Graduate 96
SI – Skilled Worker 87
SI – International Graduate 96
SI – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled 70

The B.C. P.N.P Tech Pilot has been continued into 2019 later its original launch in 2017. It presently has a list of 29 target professions with comfortable duration requirements.

British Columbia P.N.P draws aimed particularly at tech workers began in May 2017. The province has a growing technology industry with some great names of the world of tech having goals in the westernmost province of Canada.

Present Requirements B.C. P.N.P Tech Pilot Job

  • The job offer should be for one of the 29 aimed occupations (Given Below)
  • The job offer should be for the minimum one-year duration
  • The job offer should be original for a minimum of 120 days at the time of application.

29 Target Professions below the Tech Pilot of B.C. P.N.P

NOC Code Job Title
0131 Telecommunication carriers managers
0213 Computer and information systems managers
0512 Managers – publishing, motion pictures, broadcasting and performing arts
2131 Civil engineers
2132 Mechanical engineers
2133 Electrical and electronics engineers
2134 Chemical engineers
2147 Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)
2171 Information systems analysts and consultants
2172 Database analysts and data administrators
2173 Software engineers and designers
2174 Computer programmers and interactive media developers
2175 Web designers and developers
2221 Biological technologists and technicians
2241 Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians
2242 Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)
2243 Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics
2281 Computer network technicians
2282 User support technicians
2283 Information systems testing technicians
5121 Authors and writers
5122 Editors
5125 Translators, terminologists and interpreters
5224 Broadcast technicians
5225 Audio and video recording technicians
5227 Support occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, photography and the performing arts
5226 Other technical and co-ordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting and the performing arts
5241 Graphic designers and illustrators
6221 Technical sales specialists – wholesale trade

A coveted provincial nomination definitely confirms selection below the Canada Express Entry System, worth 600 C.R.S points.

The B.C. PNP announces the scores immigrants must assure an invitation for Canadian immigration below its programs.

The score required for a foreign graduate is 30 points under a skilled worker below both the Express Entry of Canada and provincial stream. For entry-level and semi-skilled workers, that score is lesser again.

Scores Required for Guaranteed Invitation for B.C P.N.P

Category Guaranteed Registration Score
Express Entry BC – Skilled Worker 135
Express Entry BC – International Graduate 105
Skills Immigration – Skilled Worker 135
Skills Immigration – International Graduate 105
Skills Immigration – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled 95

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