Items tagged : working holiday canada

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

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 summer 2020. International Experience Canada (IEC) is working to make sure you do not miss your IEC work opportunity in Canada. At the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis (March 2020), …Continue Reading

How to Find Jobs in Banff with Staff Accommodation for your Working Holiday in Canada

How to Find Jobs in Banff with Staff Accommodation for your Working Holiday in Canada

Posted May 19, 2020 in Working Holiday

The town of Banff is located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies just 90 minutes from the city of Calgary. It is one of the top destinations for working holidaymakers from more than 30 countries that can participate in International Experience Canada. If you are considering doing a working holiday in Canada, you may be looking …Continue Reading

Biometrics for Canada Visa Applications – Your Top Questions Answered

Biometrics for Canada Visa Applications – Your Top Questions Answered

Posted March 20, 2020 in Hospitality Internship, Student Internship, Study & Work, Working Holiday

IMPORTANT UPDATE ON CANADA BIOMETRICS FOR IECJuly 24, 2020 – Currently, Biometrics Collection Centres within Canada are still closed with no specific reopening date. For this reason, the Government of Canada has confirmed that certain applications from within Canada will be temporarily exempted from giving Biometrics. IMPORTANT: This temporary measure does not apply if you are located OUTSIDE …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 documentation …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

How To Rent In Vancouver For Working Holidays

How To Rent In Vancouver For Working Holidays

Posted June 19, 2018 in How To Guide, Study & Work, 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 add-on options for homestay accommodation, some of our participants prefer to find their own place. We can …Continue Reading

10 Reasons To Take A Working Holiday In Canada

10 Reasons To Take A Working Holiday In Canada

Posted June 11, 2018 in Working Holiday

“We took an entire week to ski and surf over on Vancouver Island. This was definitely the highlight of my year so far.” Has anyone else done the ski and surf combo on Vancouver Island? 🎥: @itsbigben 📍: @mountwashington, @tourismtofino, @tourismvancouverisland #ExploreBC . Have a photo or video of BC that you want us to see? Tag …Continue Reading

To-Do’s On Day 1 of Your Working Holiday In Canada

To-Do’s On Day 1 of Your Working Holiday In Canada

Posted June 8, 2018 in Working Holiday

It can be super exciting to start a new adventure in a different country, find work, and make new friends during your Working Holiday in Canada. However, we know that it can also be a bit scary and stressful because you might be unsure of what you need to do during your first couple of days after …Continue Reading

How to get a BCID as an international student or Working Holiday in Canada

How to get a BCID as an international student or Working Holiday in Canada

Posted May 22, 2018 in How To Guide, Working Holiday

NOTE: Please note that at Stepwest WE DO NOT ISSUE BCID CARDS. This is just an informative blog post for our Stepwest clients (Working Holiday holders or students registered in our study programs in Canada). If you have any questions about BCID, PLEASE CONTACT ICBC at 1-800-663-3051 or check their website here. Welcome to Canada! You are …Continue Reading

Stepwest Stories – Ivana from Montenegro and her Study & Work Experience in Vancouver

Stepwest Stories – Ivana from Montenegro and her Study & Work Experience in Vancouver

Posted September 11, 2016 in Stepwest Stories, Study & Work

We are really happy to present the story of Ivana from Montenegro, this month’s Stepwest Star, who is the perfect proof that even if you don’t belong to the ‘lucky’ 32 countries under the International Experience (IEC) Agreement with Canada that allow you to obtain a Working Holiday permit, you can still experience this amazing country. You can gain international work experience …Continue Reading