Title of Program: Immigration Programs & Practical Tips
(3 CPD Hours, Approved by ICCRC)
Seminar ID: IPP – 0920 September 10, 2020
Time: 2:00 PM – 5:15 PM Eastern Time
Program Duration: 3 CPD Credits
Provider: Immigration Learning & Information Centre, IMLIN
Mrs. Ramkissoon-Shears is a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant since the establishment of the regulatory body in 2004. She is partnered with her father, Sukhram Ramkissoon at their firm Immigration Matters, a family-owned business located in Toronto, Ontario. In addition to her professional duties, Mrs. Ramkissoon-Shears was privileged to be an instructor for CSIS until February 2012. Subsequently, she began working with Ashton College located in Vancouver, British Columbia as an Online Instructor, assisting those interested in becoming Regulated Immigration Consultants of Canada. In addition to her instructional duties, Mrs. Ramkissoon-Shears is full time employed by Immigration Matters for over the last decade. This company was established in the mid 1990′s. Mr. Sukhram Ramkissoon and Mrs. Cindy Ramkissoon-Shears work together at the Toronto location – 3089 Bathurst Street, Unit 219A, Toronto, Ontario.
AGENDA:1. Opening Remarks (10 Minutes)– Outline of Topics2. Immigration Programs and Prospective Candidates (45 Minutes)– Assessing a client at the Initial Consultation– What are the important questions to ask a client?3. How to sponsor a Spouse in Canada vs Spouse Overseas (30 Minutes)– Tips and Red Flags when assessing the sponsor or applicant4. Express Entry Qualifications (30 Minutes)– Tips and Red Flags when assessing the applicant5. Eligibility to claim a Refugee Protection (30 Minutes)– Tips and Red Flags when assessing the claimant– Evidence in a Claim for Protection6. Decision-Making Procedures in Immigration Offices & IRB Divisions (20 Minutes)– How can you assess a client without guaranteeing Success?7. Closing remarks (15 minutes)