Category: News

How to Extend Your POE Letter – IEC Working Holiday Canada

How to Extend Your POE Letter – IEC Working Holiday Canada

Posted June 23, 2020 in News

UPDATED AS OF SEPTEMBER 3, 2020 Is your POE Letter for Canada about to expire? The current situation of COVID-19 is affecting all work permit applications and work experiences planned in Canada for 2020. International Experience Canada (IEC) is working to make sure you do not miss your IEC work opportunity in Canada. At the beginning of …Continue Reading

Coronavirus Update – Stepwest Participants in Canada

Coronavirus Update – Stepwest Participants in Canada

Posted March 13, 2020 in News

UPDATE April 17th, 2020: How the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is affecting – International Experience Canada applicants. March 29th, 2020: Temporary foreign workers, some international students and approved permanent residents who haven’t yet landed are now able to enter Canada. If you’re traveling by air, you need to pass a health check conducted by airlines before you’re allowed to …Continue Reading

Follow Your Work or Study Permit Limits While in Canada: New Entry/Exit program!

Follow Your Work or Study Permit Limits While 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

International Experience Canada – Recognized Organization FAQs

International Experience Canada – Recognized Organization FAQs

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

  April 17th, 2020 Update from IEC: How the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is affecting – International Experience Canada applicants. Please note: IEC applications are not being processed at this time. No applications in process will be closed or refused due to a lack of documentation or inability to complete the application process in time, such as giving …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)

  April 17th, 2020 Update from IEC: How the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is affecting – International Experience Canada applicants. Please note: IRCC is continuing to accept submissions of profiles into IEC pools. However, due to service interruptions, applications are not being processed at this time. No applications in processwill be closed or refused due to a lack of …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

Portuguese Citizens Can Now Work in Canada on a Working Holiday

Portuguese Citizens Can Now Work in Canada on a Working Holiday

Posted May 16, 2018 in News, Working Holiday

March 20th, 2020 UPDATE: Due to COVID-19, International Experience Canada (IEC) applications are currently on hold. Applications from Portuguese citizens and all other eligible countries are not being processed at this time. Leave us your details in the form at the bottom of this post if you are a Portuguese citizen wanting to know when IEC opens …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