CEC is program applicable for those who have Canadian Work experience. One year of work experience is defined as at least 1,560 hours of skilled work in Canada. The 1,560 hours can be obtained through full-time and/or part-time work. This includes Students as well working after completion of studies for 1 year. Professionals or applicant working on valid work permit in the professional, technical or managerial jobs are eligible to be in the pool of Canadian experience class applicants.