There are steps that you can take before you immigrate to Canada to improve your chances of practicing your profession when you arrive.
2. Skills Development
In addition to accreditation, upgrading your skills through a bridging program or other courses and workshops is an important part of your journey to becoming a chiropractor in Canada.
3. Understanding Canadian Workplaces
Canadian employers who often do not know how to assess education and work experience from other countries, may require or prefer you to have Canadian work experience. Lack of local market experience can pose a challenge for newcomers, but there are ways to overcome some of these challenges.
4. Job Finding Techniques
The Canadian job market is very competitive, so prepare and understand the steps to gain employment. As well, finding a job in Canada may be different than in your home country.
The following associations provide additional information about licensure and certification, and offer professional development, education and networking opportunities.
The National Occupational Classification (NOC) is Canada’s reference on occupations. It provides job descriptions, occupational statistics and labour market information. Finding a job in Canada may be different than in your home country. You may need help to find job vacancies, update your resume, write cover letters, prepare for interviews, and understand what Canadian employers… read more