In this class people get admitted based on their ability to become economically established in Canada. People in a wide variety of occupations/ professions, can qualify under this group either as:

Federal Skilled Worker Class: Professionals and people with transferable skills. The selection system is based on the number of points scored on selection factors

Federal Skilled Trades Class: For selected tradespersons with experience in select occupational areas

Businessman: People with previous business management experience

Canada Experience Class: People who have previously been (or at present are) working in Canada. This includes Temporary Foreign Workers and International Students.