Introduction to work and study visas (the Points Based Immigration System): 1 CPD

  • Course Level: Introductory / OISC L1

About this course

Welcome to our introductory course on the UK’s Points Based Immigration System and other work/study routes! Here we talk you through the “points-based” visa options for highly skilled migrants, sponsored workers, temporary workers and students, as well as other lesser-known routes such as the UK Ancestry visa and representatives of overseas businesses.

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Modules within this course

  1. Introduction

    Background to the Points Based System
  2. Highly skilled migrants

    Tier 1 of the Points Based System and Appendix W of the Immigration Rules are for highly skilled migrants.

  3. Sponsored workers

    Tier of the Points Based System is for sponsored workers
  4. Students

    Students and school children

  5. Other work visas

    Settlement, Tier 5 and other work-based categories