Moving to Canada from Bahrain

Moving to Canada from Bahrain This guide explains the process of moving to Canada from Bahrain If you are thinking of moving to Canada from Bahrain you are not alone; Every year thousands of Bahraini Citizens start the process of moving to Canada to start a new life. Bahraini Citizens tend to choose Canada because as a Bahraini your chances of successfully moving to Canada are high when compared with other immigration destinations.

Moving to Canada from Bahrain

Canada needs over one million skilled migrants over the next period, and the country is very welcoming of immigration applications from Bahrain nationals moving to Canada.

Canada is welcoming new arrivals from Bahrain with permanent residency having skills in over 400 occupations currently needed in Canada. The country also welcomes Bahraini visa applications for student visas, family visas and investor visas. Numbers of Bahraini citizens moving to Canada is growing more than 11.66% year on year with around 15,000 moving to Canada applications

There are many reasons why Bahraini Nationals are moving from Bahrain to Canada such as:

creating a better future for their family in Canada
good work-life balance
better pace of life
more freedoms
better healthcare
better jobs in Canada
air quality
access to nature & wilderness
snow sports
friendliness of Canadians towards Bahraini Citizens

When most people move to Canada from Bahrain they have deep and personal motivations for wanting to immigrate. For some Bahraini newcomers, it’s a lifelong dream, for others, it’s about space, access to nature and quality of work / life balance.

It’s not unusual for a Bahraini to move to Canada to start a new business, expand their current commercial operations or invest in Canada’s many opportunities. Bahraini Citizens are well known in Canada for having entrepreneurial spirit and the Bahraini communities in Canada are buzzing with opportunities.

Moving to Canada from Bahrain requirements

The requirements process for moving to Canada from Bahrain:

Have an occupation in demand and on the NOC List
Complete a Qualification Assessment via WES
Take an English and / or French language test
Prepare a Canadian Resume
Submit an Express Entry profile
Apply for jobs in Canada

Look at Provincial Nominee Programs
you can look at Studying in Canada from Bahrain for an alternative route to Canada
Moving to Canada from Bahrain: Occupations in Demand
Moving from Bahrain to Canada on skilled migration requires the potential Bahraini applicant to have an occupation on the NOC List:

0011 Legislators from Bahrain
0012 Senior government managers and officials
0013 Senior managers – financial, communications and other business services
0014 Senior managers – health, education, social and community services and membership organizations
0015 Senior managers – trade, broadcasting and other services, n.e.c.
0016 Senior managers – construction, transportation, production and utilities
0111 Financial managers from Bahrain
0112 Human resources managers from Bahrain
0113 Purchasing managers
0114 Other administrative services managers
0121 Insurance, real estate and financial brokerage managers
0122 Banking, credit and other investment managers
0124 Advertising, marketing and public relations managers
0125 Other business services managers

0131 Telecommunication carriers managers
0132 Postal and courier services managers
0211 Bahraini Engineering managers
0212 Architecture and science managers from Bahrain
0213 Computer and information systems managers
0311 Managers in health care from Bahrain
0411 Government managers – health and social policy development and program administration
0412 Government managers – economic analysis, policy development and program administration
0413 Government managers – education policy development and program administration
0414 Other managers in public administration
0421 Administrators – post-secondary education and vocational training
0422 School principals and administrators of elementary and secondary education from Bahrain
0423 Managers in social, community and correctional services
0431 Commissioned police officers visas to Canada
0432 Fire chiefs and senior firefighting officers from Bahrain

0433 Commissioned officers of the Canadian Forces
0511 Library, archive, museum and art gallery managers
0512 Managers – publishing, motion pictures, broadcasting and performing arts
0513 Recreation, sports and fitness program and service directors
0601 Corporate sales managers from Bahrain
0621 Retail and wholesale trade managers
0631 Restaurant and food service managers
0632 Accommodation service managers from Bahrain
0651 Managers in customer and personal services.
0711 Construction managers from Bahrain
0712 Home building and renovation managers
0714 Facility operation and maintenance managers
0731 Managers in transportation Canada visa
0811 Managers in natural resources production and fishing
0821 Managers in agriculture from Bahrain
0823 Managers in aquaculture from Bahrain
0911 Manufacturing managers from Bahrain
0912 Utilities managers
1111 Financial auditors and accountants from Bahrain
1112 Financial and investment analysts from Bahrain
1113 Securities agents, investment dealers and brokers
1114 Other financial officers
1121 Bahraini Human resources professionals
1122 Professional occupations in business management consulting
1123 Professional occupations in advertising, marketing and public relations
1211 Supervisors, general office and administrative support workers
1212 Supervisors, finance and insurance office workers
1213 Bahraini Supervisors, library, correspondence and related information workers
1214 Supervisors, mail and message distribution occupations
1215 Supervisors, supply chain, tracking and scheduling co-ordination occupations
1221 Administrative officers from Bahrain

1222 Executive assistants
1223 Human resources and recruitment officers
1224 Bahraini Property administrators
1225 Purchasing agents and officers
1226 Conference and event planners
1227 Court officers and justices of the peace from Bahrain
1228 Employment insurance, immigration, border services and revenue officers
1241 Administrative assistants
1242 Legal administrative assistants from Bahrain
1243 Medical administrative assistants
1251 Court reporters, medical transcriptionists and related occupations
1252 Health information management occupations
1253 Records management technicians
1254 Statistical officers and related research support occupations
1311 Accounting technicians and bookkeepers
1312 Bahraini Insurance adjusters and claims examiners
1313 Insurance underwriters Canada visa
1314 Assessors, valuators and appraisers
1315 Customs, ship and other brokers
2111 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Physicist
2112 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Chemist
2113 Geoscientists and oceanographers
2114 Meteorologists and climatologists

2115 Other professional occupations in physical sciences
2121 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Biologist
2122 Forestry professionals from Bahrain
2123 Agricultural representatives, consultants and specialists
2131 Bahraini Civil engineers
2132 Bahraini Mechanical engineers
2133 Electrical and electronics engineers
2134 Bahraini Chemical engineers
2141 Industrial and manufacturing engineers
2142 Metallurgical and materials engineers
2143 Mining engineers into Canada
2144 Bahraini Geological engineers
2145 Bahraini Petroleum engineers
2146 Bahraini Aerospace engineers
2147 Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers)
2148 Other professional engineers, n.e.c.
2151 Bahraini Architects
2152 Landscape architects
2153 Urban and land use planners
2154 Land surveyors
2161 Bahraini Mathematicians, statisticians and actuaries
2171 Information systems analysts and consultants
2172 Database analysts and data administrators
2173 Software engineers and designers
2174 Computer programmers and interactive media developers
2175 Bahraini Web designers and developers
2211 Chemical technologists and technicians
2212 Geological and mineral technologists and technicians
2221 Biological technologists and technicians
2222 Agricultural and fish products inspectors
2223 Forestry technologists and technicians
2224 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Conservation and fishery officer
2225 Landscape and horticulture technicians and specialists
2231 Civil engineering technologists and technicians
2232 Bahraini Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians
2233 Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians
2234 Construction estimators from Bahrain

2241 Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians
2242 Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment)
2243 Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics
2244 Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors
2251 Architectural technologists and technicians
2252 Industrial designers from Bahrain
2253 Drafting technologists and technicians
2254 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Land survey technologist
2255 Technical occupations in geomatics and meteorology
2261 Non-destructive testers and inspection technicians
2262 Engineering inspectors and regulatory officers
2263 Inspectors in public and environmental health and occupational health and safety
2264 Construction inspectors from Bahrain
2271 Air pilots, flight engineers and flying instructors
2272 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as an Air traffic controller
2273 Deck officers, water transport
2274 Engineer officers, water transport
2275 Railway traffic controllers and marine traffic regulators

2281 Computer network technicians
2282 User support technicians
2283 Information systems testing technicians
3011 Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors
3012 Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses
3111 Specialist physicians from Bahrain
3112 General practitioners and family physicians
3113 Dentists from Bahrain
3114 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Veterinarian
3121 Optometrists from Bahrain
3122 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Chiropractor
3124 Allied primary health practitioners
3125 Other professional occupations in health diagnosing and treating
3131 Pharmacists from Bahrain
3132 Dietitians and nutritionists
3141 Audiologists and speech-language pathologists
3142 Physiotherapists from Bahrain
3143 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as an Occupational therapist
3144 Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment
3211 Medical laboratory technologists from Bahrain
3212 Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists’ assistants

3213 Animal health technologists and veterinary technicians
3214 Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists
3215 Medical radiation technologists
3216 Medical sonographers from Bahrain
3217 Cardiology technologists and electrophysiological diagnostic technologists, n.e.c.
3219 Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)
3221 Denturists from Bahrain
3222 Dental hygienists and dental therapists
3223 Dental technologists, technicians and laboratory assistants
3231 Opticians from Bahrain
3232 Practitioners of natural healing
3233 Licensed practical nurses
3234 Paramedical occupations from Bahrain
3236 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Massage therapist
3237 Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment

4011 University professors and lecturers
4012 Post-secondary teaching and research assistants
4021 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a College instructor
4031 Secondary school teachers from Bahrain
4032 Elementary school and kindergarten teachers
4033 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as an Educational counsellor
4111 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Judge
4112 Lawyers and Quebec notaries
4151 Psychologists from Bahrain
4152 Social workers from Bahrain
4153 Family, marriage and other related counsellors
4154 Professional occupations in religion
4155 Probation and parole officers and related occupations
4156 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as an Employment counsellor
4161 Natural and applied science policy researchers, consultants and program officers
4162 Economists and economic policy researchers and analysts
4163 Business development officers and marketing researchers and consultants
4164 Social policy researchers, consultants and program officers
4165 Health policy researchers, consultants and program officers
4166 Education policy researchers, consultants and program officers

4167 Recreation, sports and fitness policy researchers, consultants and program officers
4168 Program officers unique to government
4169 Other professional occupations in social science, n.e.c.
4211 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Paralegal
4212 Social and community service workers
4214 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as an Early childhood educator
4215 Instructors of persons with disabilities
4216 Other instructors
4217 Other religious occupations
4311 Police officers (except commissioned)
4312 Firefighters from Bahrain
4313 Non-commissioned ranks of the Canadian Forces
5111 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Librarian
5112 Conservators and curators
5113 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Archivist
5121 Authors and writers
5122 Editors from Bahrain
5123 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Journalist
5125 Translators, terminologists and interpreters
5131 Producers, directors, choreographers and related occupations

5132 Conductors, composers and arrangers
5133 Musicians and singers
5134 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Dancer
5135 Actors and comedians
5136 Painters, sculptors and other visual artists
5211 Library and public archive technicians
5212 Technical occupations related to museums and art galleries
5221 Photographers from Bahrain
5222 Film and video camera operators
5223 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Graphic arts technician
5224 Bahraini Broadcast technicians
5225 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as an AV recording technician
5226 Other technical and co-ordinating occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting and the performing arts
5227 Support occupations in motion pictures, broadcasting, photography and the performing arts
5231 Announcers and other broadcasters
5232 Other performers, n.e.c.
5241 Graphic designers from Bahrain
5242 Interior designers and interior decorators
5243 Theatre, fashion, exhibit and other creative designers
5244 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as an Artisan craftsperson
5245 Patternmakers – textile, leather and fur products
5251 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as an Athlete

5252 Coaches from Bahrain
5253 Sports officials and referees from Bahrain
5254 Program leaders and instructors in recreation, sport and fitness
6211 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Retail sales supervisor
6221 Technical sales specialists – wholesale trade
6222 Retail and wholesale buyers
6231 Insurance agents from Bahrain
6232 Real estate agents and salespersons
6235 Financial sales representatives
6311 Food service supervisors from Bahrain
6312 Executive housekeepers
6313 Accommodation, travel, tourism and related services supervisors
6314 Customer and information services supervisors
6315 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Cleaning supervisor
6316 Other services supervisors
6321 Chefs from Bahrain
6322 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Cook
6331 Butchers, meat cutters and fishmongers – retail and wholesale
6332 Bakers from Bahrain
6341 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Hairstylist or barber
6342 Tailors, dressmakers, furriers and milliners
6343 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Shoemaker
6344 Bahraini Jewellers
6345 Upholsterers from Bahrain
6346 Bahraini Funeral directors and embalmers
7201 Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations
7202 Bahraini Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations
7203 Contractors and supervisors, pipefitting trades
7204 Contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades
7205 Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers
7231 Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors
7232 Bahraini Tool and die makers
7233 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Sheet metal worker
7234 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Boilermaker
7235 Structural metal and platework fabricators and fitters
7236 Bahrain Ironworkers
7237 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Welder
7241 Electricians from Bahrain
7242 Industrial electricians from Bahrain
7243 Power system electricians from Bahrain
7244 Bahraini Electrical power line and cable workers
7245 Telecommunications line and cable workers
7246 Telecommunications installation and repair workers
7247 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Cable tv technician
7251 Plumbers from Bahrain
7252 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Pipefitter
7253 Gas fitters from Bahrain
7271 Carpenters from Bahrain
7272 Cabinetmakers from Bahrain
7281 Bricklayers from Bahrain

7282 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Concrete finisher
7283 Tile setters from Bahrain
7284 Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers
7291 Roofers from Bahrain
7292 Bahraini Glaziers
7293 Insulators from Bahrain
7294 Painters and decorators (except interior decorators)
7295 Moving to Canada from Bahrain Floor covering installers from Bahrain
7301 Contractors and supervisors, mechanic trades
7302 Contractors and supervisors, heavy equipment operator crews
7303 Bahraini Supervisors of printing and related occupations
7304 Supervisors, railway transport operations
7305 Supervisors, motor transport and other ground transit operators
7311 Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics
7312 Heavy-duty equipment mechanics Canada visa
7313 Bahraini Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics
7314 Railway Carmen/women
7315 Aircraft mechanics and aircraft inspectors
7316 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Machine fitter
7318 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as an Elevator mechanic
7321 Automotive service technicians, truck and bus mechanics and mechanical repairers
7322 Bahraini Motor vehicle body repairers
7331 Oil and solid fuel heating mechanics
7332 Appliance servicers and repairers
7333 Bahraini Electrical mechanics
7334 Motorcycle, all-terrain vehicle and other related mechanics
7335 Other small engine and small equipment repairers
7361 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Railway engineer
7362 Railway conductors and brakemen/women
7371 Crane operators from Bahrain
7372 Drillers and blasters – surface mining, quarrying and construction

7373 Bahraini Water well drillers
7381 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Printing press operator
7384 Other trades and related occupations, n.e.c.
8211 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Supervisor, logging and forestry
8221 Supervisors, mining and quarrying
8222 Contractors and supervisors, oil and gas drilling and services
8231 Underground production and development miners
8232 Oil and gas well drillers, servicers, testers and related workers
8241 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Logging machinery operator
8252 Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers
8255 Moving to Canada from Bahrain as a Contractor for grounds services
8261 Bahraini as a Fishing officers
8262 Fishermen/women Canada visa
9211 Supervisors, mineral and metal processing
9212 Supervisors, petroleum, gas and chemical processing and utilities

9213 Supervisors, food, beverage and associated products processing
9214 Supervisors, plastic and rubber products manufacturing
9215 Supervisors, forest products processing
9217 Supervisors, textile, fabric, fur and leather products processing
9222 Supervisors, electronics manufacturing
9223 Supervisors, electrical products manufacturing
9224 Supervisors, furniture and fixtures manufacturing
9226 Supervisors, other mechanical and metal products manufacturing
9227 Supervisors, other products manufacturing and assembly
9231 Central control and process operators, and metal processing
9232 Bahraini Petroleum, gas and chemical process operators
9235 Pulping, papermaking and coating control operators
9241 Power engineers and power systems operators
9243 Bahraini Water and waste treatment plant operators
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CRS Calculator for Bahraini Citizens
Express Entry for Bahraini Citizens: CRS Calculator

All you need is a pen and a calculator to get an exact indication of your CRS Points for moving to Canada from Bahrain.

Download your Bahraini CRS Points Calculator here

What visas are available to move to Canada from Bahrain
The main Canada Visa available for Bahraini Citizens on the Canada Express Entry Program are:

Federal Skilled Worker Visa (FSW)
Federal Skilled Trades Visa (FST)
Canada Experience Class (CEC)

These visa classes are Permanent Residency Visas and can lead to full Canadian Citizenship for Bahraini Citizens

How to make an Express Entry application from Bahrain to Canada
Bahraini Citizens need three main documents for Express Entry

an approved language assessment
a copy of your passport
an Educational Credential Assessment (ECA)

Bahraini candidates for Express entry must speak either English or French (or both) reasonably well.Job offer for moving to Canada from Bahrain
Many Bahraini potential skilled immigrants are confused about how to get a Canadian job offer from Bahrain or finding a Canadian employer to sponsor their application. Recruiters in Canada in terested in Bahraini applicants

The best way to get a job offer in Canada is to contact one or more recruitment agencies that focus on your profession. Its vitally important that you prepare a great resume and covering letter.

Job Bank Canada for Bahraini Citizens

One of the leading sources of information on employment opportunities in Canada is the Job Bank, with more than 1.5 million jobs in Canada.

Unadvertsed Positions in Canada for Bahraini Applicants

Many jobs are never advertised, and some employers offer to keep your resume and call you if something turns up


LinkedIn is designed as a professional networking tool and is easy to join from Bahrain

Job Portals accesible from Bahrain and Workopolis are popular job portals that connect employers, recruiters and employees from Bahrain.

Moving companies from Bahrain to Canada
The best service and value for money moving companies from Bahrain to Canada are:

AGS Movers in Bahrain
International Relocations (Bahrain)
PSS Relocations Bahraini Branch

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