Category: News

Coronavirus Update – Stepwest Participants in Canada

Coronavirus Update – Stepwest Participants in Canada

Posted March 13, 2020 in News

UPDATED March 18th, 2020: The Government of Canada is banning entry of foreign nationals by air travel from all countries INCLUDING the U.S. It would not apply to aircrews, travellers arriving in Canada in transit to a third country, Canadian Permanent Residents, diplomats, or immediate family members of Canadian citizens. Please follow the recommendations given by the Government …Continue Reading

Follow your Work or Study Permit limits during your time in Canada: New Entry/Exit program!

Follow your Work or Study Permit limits during your time in Canada: New Entry/Exit program!

Posted February 13, 2020 in News

Whether you are already in Canada completing an internship, enjoying your Working Holiday program in the Canadian Rockies or starting a College Co-Op Diploma program as a student in Vancouver, this is an update that you should be aware of: Canada’s federal immigration authorities are now able to monitor the entry and exit information by air and …Continue Reading

Recognized Organization – International Experience Canada FAQs

Recognized Organization – International Experience Canada FAQs

Posted February 7, 2020 in How To Guide, News, Recognized Organization (RO)

NOTE IEC 2020: We have a very limited number of spots for this program during the IEC 2020 Season, that’s why we will not be able to assist every interested applicant. We are currently NOT accepting applicants for IEC 2020 under RO status. Please check back at a later date for further updates.  —— Stepwest is a Recognized Organization …Continue Reading

Recognized Organization – International Experience Canada FAQs 2019

Recognized Organization – International Experience Canada FAQs 2019

Posted March 10, 2019 in News, Recognized Organization (RO)

  NOTE IEC 2020: We have a very limited number of spots for this program during IEC 2020 Season, that’s why we will not be able to assist every interested applicant. We are currently NOT accepting applicants for IEC 2020 under RO status. Please check back at a later date for further updates.  —- IEC 2019 is here and …Continue Reading

Biometrics Required – Working Holiday Canada (IEC 2019)

Biometrics Required – Working Holiday Canada (IEC 2019)

Posted September 12, 2018 in News

IMPORTANT UPDATE (March 20th, 2020): Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the Government of Canada has announced that all-in Canada biometrics appointments are cancelled until further notice. If you had already booked an appointment within Canada to complete your Biometrics for your International Experience Canada work permit application, you must have already received an email showing a cancellation …Continue Reading

Australian’s up to 35 years old can now do Working Holiday in Canada!

Australian’s up to 35 years old can now do Working Holiday in Canada!

Posted August 29, 2018 in News, Study & Work, Working Holiday

Are you from Australia and want to come to Canada but didn’t think you could apply for your Working Holiday because of your age? Well, we have some exciting news for you! We got news that Canada and Australia have expanded the age range for those wanting to do a Working Holiday in Canada! This is exciting …Continue Reading

ST Star Awards – Stepwest Shortlisted Fifth Year in a row!

ST Star Awards – Stepwest Shortlisted Fifth Year in a row!

Posted July 31, 2018 in News

StudyTravel Magazine has announced the nominees for the 13th annual StudyTravel Star Awards 2018 in the August issue of their magazine. Stepwest is pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for a StudyTravel Star Award for the fifth year in a row as a Top 5 ST Star Work Experience Provider! This is an exciting accomplishment for …Continue Reading

Win a Trip to Whistler! Enter the “My Canadian Experience” Photo Contest by Stepwest

Win a Trip to Whistler! Enter the “My Canadian Experience” Photo Contest by Stepwest

Posted March 1, 2018 in News

We believe that travel is one of the best things that a person can do. Whether you get to learn a new language, immerse yourself into a culture, eat something you’ve never tried before, or check something off your bucket list, travel is an all around the world kind of soul searching experience. Stepwest provides the opportunity …Continue Reading

Hospitality Jobs in the Canadian Rockies for Young Professionals

Hospitality Jobs in the Canadian Rockies for Young Professionals

Posted April 29, 2017 in News

The Hospitality industry has always been the career path that Rejoice & Mark wish to pursue. They have an Advanced Diploma in Hospitality Management back in the Philippines and have several years of work and internship experiences in the Hospitality Industry. Last year, they both arrived for the 2016 winter season in Canada! The snow and the …Continue Reading

The Best of 2016 at Stepwest! Ready to rock the New Year!

The Best of 2016 at Stepwest! Ready to rock the New Year!

Posted December 29, 2016 in News

As 2016 is about to come to an end, it seems like yesterday when we had just moved to our brand new office, full of boxes, at the end of 2015! Now one year later, we almost can’t believe how far we’ve come in this year! 2016 has been a very memorable one for the Stepwest Family, full of learning …Continue Reading