Items tagged : international experience canada

Stepwest Stories – Maider from Spain and her Study & Work experience in Canada

Stepwest Stories – Maider from Spain and her Study & Work experience in Canada

Posted December 5, 2019 in Stepwest Stories

Stepwest Stories is here! Let’s meet our next Stepwest star. Her name is Maider from the Basque Country (Pais Vasco) in Spain and she is currently completing her study & work program in Vancouver, BC. Follow along to hear about Maider’s story directly from her. Enjoy! Hello everyone! My name is Maider Aban and I am from the …Continue Reading

Recognized Organization – International Experience Canada FAQs 2019

Recognized Organization – International Experience Canada FAQs 2019

Posted March 10, 2019 in News

IEC 2019 is here and with it, our Recognized Organization status! Learn more about who Stepwest can help under Recognized Organization status during International Experience Canada 2019 in this post! All of the information below will solve all of your questions, and if you still have some doubts, please share your questions about IEC 2019 below! We will …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Mariel from Mexico and her Study & Work experience in Canada

Stepwest Stories – Mariel from Mexico and her Study & Work experience in Canada

Posted March 1, 2019 in Stepwest Stories, Study & Work

Stepwest Stories is back, and this time with Mariel from Mexico as our Stepwest Star during her study and work experience in Vancouver. We have decided to let her tell you her story in her own words. Enjoy Mariel’s Stepwest Stories takeover! Hi everyone! Let me begin by introducing myself, my name is Mariel Jaime Vargas and …Continue Reading

How to file your taxes as a student or Working Holiday participant in Canada – FAQ 2019

How to file your taxes as a student or Working Holiday participant in Canada – FAQ 2019

Posted February 8, 2019 in How To Guide

Tax season is back! Whether you are planning to come to Canada or you are already living here as a Working Holiday participant or international student, you need to know that if you are working in Canada you are also paying taxes to the Canadian Government. Depending on how you completed your TD1 form, your employer will …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories: Christiane from Germany during her Engineering Internship in Vancouver!

Stepwest Stories: Christiane from Germany during her Engineering Internship in Vancouver!

Posted December 28, 2018 in Stepwest Stories

There is no better moment than the present and our next Stepwest Stories star believes this to the fullest. Introducing Christiane, our participant from Germany. who is completing an internship in Canada through our Student Internship Program in Vancouver!  Inspired by the quote “Living in the moment could be the meaning of life”, Christiane decided to move her life …Continue Reading

Biometrics Required – Working Holiday Canada (IEC 2019)

Biometrics Required – Working Holiday Canada (IEC 2019)

Posted September 12, 2018 in News

Looking to come to Canada under International Experience Canada (IEC) for a Working Holiday, Internship or Young Professional permit? How about with a College Co-Op Program for Study & Work in Canada? In both cases, if you’re planning to apply for International Experience Canada (IEC) 2019 or a study permit for Canada, you will want to read this update! It seems …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

Stepwest Stories – Luisa from Colombia & her working experience in Canada

Stepwest Stories – Luisa from Colombia & her working experience in Canada

Posted August 2, 2018 in Stepwest Stories, Working Holiday

*Update! We recently caught up with Luisa who has been in Canada for over a year now. To hear an update on her time in Canada, read till the very end!* We are bringing back Stepwest Stories for you to be inspired and motivated from our very own. This time, the participants themselves will be telling their Stepwest …Continue Reading

7 Day Trips from Vancouver Without a Car for Working Holidays

7 Day Trips from Vancouver Without a Car for Working Holidays

Posted July 10, 2018 in Working Holiday

One of the great things about doing a Working Holiday in Canada is that there is so much to do while you’re here! From hiking, kayaking, or shopping there is something for everyone, especially in the summer! Want to come to Canada but your country isn’t a part of International Experience Canada? Don’t worry! You can still …Continue Reading

5 Tips On Rent in Vancouver for Working Holidays

5 Tips On Rent in Vancouver for Working Holidays

Posted July 10, 2018 in Working Holiday

It can be super exciting when you finally land in Canada and get to start your Working Holiday adventure! However, you’ll eventually realize something important amongst the excitement – you need a place to stay! Although our Working Holiday programs have optional add-ons such as homestay accommodation, some of our participants prefer to find their own place during …Continue Reading