Federal Skilled Trades Program

Understanding the Federal Skilled Trades Program
The Federal Skilled Trades Program is designed for individuals with expertise in skilled trades, aiming to secure permanent residency in Canada based on their qualifications. As one of the three federal programs managed through Express Entry, our online application system, it offers a streamlined approach for skilled workers.

Application Process

Navigating the FSTP application process involves creating an Express Entry profile, receiving an Invitation to Apply (ITA), and submitting a complete  application within the specified timeframe.

Why Titan Law for Your Skilled Trades Journey?

1. Expert Guidance
Our seasoned immigration experts specialize in the skilled trades program, offering tailored guidance to ensure a smooth journey through the application process.
2. Connections with Trade Schools and Colleges
Titan Law maintains strong affiliations with reputable trade schools and colleges, streamlining the integration of your educational qualifications into the Canadian system.
3. College of Trades Affiliation
In advocating for your success, Titan Law collaborates closely with the College of Trades, ensuring your professional credentials align with Canadian standards, easing the accreditation process.
4. Navigating the Skilled Trades Landscape
Understanding the intricacies of the Canadian skilled trades, our team provides strategic advice on selecting the right trade and navigating the evolving job market.

In the realm of skilled trades and the Federal Skilled Trades Program, Titan Law stands as your unwavering ally, ready to assist you in realizing your dreams in the land of opportunities – Canada. As we draw the curtain on our journey through the intricacies of the program, we emphasize the pivotal role Titan Law plays in your immigration story.


The FSTP is a Canadian immigration program designed for skilled tradespeople with qualifications in specific trades. It’s part of the Express Entry system, offering a streamlined pathway for permanent residency.

To qualify, you must hold a valid certificate of qualification in a skilled trade, have at least two years of full-time work experience in that trade, meet language proficiency requirements, and fulfill other eligibility criteria.

While having a job offer is beneficial, it’s not mandatory for FSTP eligibility. However, additional points are awarded for a valid job offer, potentially enhancing your Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score.

An ECA is not mandatory for FSTP applicants. However, having one can provide additional points in the CRS score and is advisable for enhancing your profile.

Yes, you can include your spouse or common-law partner and dependent children in your application. Their inclusion may affect your overall CRS score.