Introduction to preparing a Tier 2 (General) application: 1 CPD

Introduction to preparing a Tier 2 (General) application: 1 CPD

The aim of this short course is to give you an understanding of the main work-based visa category within the Immigration Rules: Tier 2 General. It is aimed at immigration practitioners who are new to this area, or who have a handle on the basics but would like a more thorough understanding. Those coming at things completely fresh may wish to first take our Introduction to work and study visas course.

We will go through the key steps that underpin a Tier 2 General application. The course should leave you equipped to negotiate this complex and ever-evolving area. You can check out the course contents below:

Module 1 Classifying and advertising the role
Unit 1 Introduction
Unit 2 Skill level
Unit 3 Salary level
Unit 4 Resident Labour Market Test
Module 2 Certificate of sponsorship and application
Unit 1 Assigning the Certificate of Sponsorship
Unit 2 Supporting evidence
Unit 3 Applying for the visa
Unit 4 Advising on conditions of stay
Unit 5 Final quiz
Unit 6 Feedback form

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