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Forum: Canada
Sep 30th 2020, 5:39 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,854
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Qualifications transferable?

And studying in Canada is an expensive way to get your points up as per previous advice. But, you get to be here - test out if you like it, if it’s for you?
I was one of 60 nurses on the bridging...
Forum: Canada
Sep 30th 2020, 5:27 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,854
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Qualifications transferable?

Hello,

I think I may have replied to your thread on another page.
I came to Calgary in 2014 and completed the Bridge to Canadian Nursing Program in 10 months (pre NNAS).
I had applied for a...
Forum: Canada
Sep 30th 2020, 4:51 am
Replies: 2
Views: 983
Posted By peeshpie

Re: RM/ RN and SCPHN NNAS accessment!

Hello,
I’m an RGN /SCPHN who had to complete a Bridging Program here in Alberta. I applied to CARNA (pre NNAS) in late 2013. I had a choice of flying to Vancouver to do an OSCE or do the BCN Program...
Mar 19th 2019, 4:54 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,159
Posted By peeshpie

Re: PR Card photo resubmission

We had a similar issue - our son's photos were rejected but the other 3 family members received PR cards very quickly. We all had our photos taken together at Walmart and I was meticulous about...
Forum: Canada
Mar 19th 2019, 4:37 am
Replies: 187
Views: 137,284
Posted By peeshpie

Re: UK nurse moving to Canada

Hi,

My experience of making the transition from UK Nurse to RN was before NNAS came into being (2013-14). I was an RGN trained nurse with a SCPHN Qualification.
CARNA reviewed my transcripts and...
Forum: Canada
Mar 19th 2019, 4:03 am
Replies: 48
Views: 6,739
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Calgary questions

Hi,

We have been here 4 years now. I would say that Calgary is a really easy city to get around by transit. We live in the 'deep South' at the end of the Red Line and I think you would still be...
Feb 5th 2019, 2:18 am
Replies: 4
Views: 721
Posted By peeshpie

Thanks Christmasoopma for your reply. ...

Thanks Christmasoopma for your reply.

Another twist it’s in the tale is that our son has now received a letter from the Processing Centre stating that he did not send compliant/acceptable...
Feb 2nd 2019, 9:18 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 721
Posted By peeshpie

PR Card and Solemn Declaration Form

Hello,

we we are a family of 4 who completed our landing “inland” here in Calgary on October 09 2018.

Our son’s PR card never arrived so we faxed IRCC the Solemn Declaration form as per...
Oct 25th 2018, 4:08 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 3,449
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Inland PR Landing

Hi,

Well, we did it!!
Our appointment for an inland landing took approximately 30 minutes at IRCC Calgary. Easy! We really didn't want to flagpole (drive to the border at Montana).
Our...
Forum: Canada
Oct 10th 2018, 7:37 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 582
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Infant vaccination Alberta

Hi,
We live in Calgary. I asked my GP practice for a printout of my children’s immunizations to bring with us. I sent a copy to my local public health clinic when the consent forms were sent out by...
Sep 27th 2018, 1:33 am
Replies: 6
Views: 3,449
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Inland PR Landing

Hi,

For those who may be interested in an inland landing, we have been sent an appointment for 09 October to ‘land’ here in Calgary.

It it took a phone call to IRCC and waiting for 90 mins on...
Sep 18th 2018, 11:04 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 3,449
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Inland PR Landing

Thank you Siouxie! We have sent an email to that address - it didn't get sent back, so that is maybe a good sign?!!
The misinformation line is painful....too busy when it opens to take your call or...
Sep 17th 2018, 6:42 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 3,449
Posted By peeshpie

Inland PR Landing

Hello,

We live in Calgary and would like to land at an IRCC office rather than drive across the border.

We we have tried to get through to an agent via the 1-888 number provided in our letter...
Aug 20th 2018, 7:39 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 251
Posted By peeshpie

Upgrading High School Diploma

Hi,

We are here in Alberta on a PGWP. We have passed the medicals (June 18) having applied for PR through AINP and are just waiting for the background checks to be processed.
Our son completed...
Jun 22nd 2018, 12:36 am
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Additional documents

Thanks for your reply! That’s what I thought but I just wanted to check with someone in the know 😊 thanks again!
Jun 21st 2018, 6:33 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By peeshpie

Additional documents

Hello!

I have a question regarding additional documents that were that were requested by IRCC. On the CIC account it states that we have passed the medical exam (hurrah!!) and a background check...
Forum: Canada
Oct 20th 2017, 5:12 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 685
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Status of Minor turning 18 (Alberta)

FL, Christmasoompa - a million thanks to both of you for your input! You have answered my queries entirely I love this forum ❤️
Laois
Forum: Canada
Oct 20th 2017, 3:34 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 685
Posted By peeshpie

Status of Minor turning 18 (Alberta)

Hello,

I have a question regarding my son's legal status in Canada when he turns 18 next July.
I have a post graduation work permit valid until Sept 26 2020. My son held a Visitor Record while I...
Jul 6th 2017, 3:53 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 219
Posted By peeshpie

Post Graduation Work Permit

Hello,

I am completing the application form for the PGWP from within Canada.......the form asks for 'Details of Intended Work In Canada' including details of my 'prospective employer'.

I don't...
Forum: Canada
Dec 30th 2016, 5:58 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Is it possible to exchange a Visitors Record for a study permit?

I just called AMA - they said come on down with relevant ID and he can sit the test.
Thanks again everyone for your help! I really appreciate it.
Forum: Canada
Dec 30th 2016, 5:47 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Is it possible to exchange a Visitors Record for a study permit?

Thanks everyone for your replies - as usual, very helpful!
Forum: Canada
Dec 30th 2016, 5:46 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Is it possible to exchange a Visitors Record for a study permit?

I called another Registry and Licence agency in Calgary and they said they just need proof of my son being accompanied by a parent on entry to Canada - which should be documented in my passport.....I...
Forum: Canada
Dec 30th 2016, 5:01 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Is it possible to exchange a Visitors Record for a study permit?

Thanks for your replies. We went to our local AMA office to sit the theory test and the representative we spoke to said he didn't meet the criteria. I suppose we should try again? Armed with...
Forum: Canada
Dec 29th 2016, 9:58 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By peeshpie

Re: Is it possible to exchange a Visitors Record for a study permit?

Thanks for your reply. Yes, we are in Alberta.
We have Alberta driving licenses and we are not PR/citizens.....I have a study permit and my husband has a SOWP.

Laois
Forum: Canada
Dec 29th 2016, 7:58 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 630
Posted By peeshpie

Is it possible to exchange a Visitors Record for a study permit?

Hi,

Can anyone answer this question? I can't find any information on the CIC website.

My son is a Grade 11 student issued with a Visitors Record when we entered Canada in 2014. I have a study...
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