In order to accumulate points for the training factor under the Quebec Skilled Worker Program, the applicant must have earned a diploma or degree in areas that meet Quebec labour market requirements.

Applicants to the Quebec Skilled Worker Program are awarded points for their individual area of training, or field of study, based on the latest list of Areas of Training published by the Government of Quebec. Generally, the points value assigned to a particular field of study is determined by the labour market needs in the province of Quebec.

Areas of Training Points
Section A of the areas 12 points
Section B of the areas 9 points
Section C of the areas 6 points
Section D of the areas 2 points
Section E, F, or G of the areas 0 points
Maximum 12 points


Learn more about the Validated Employment Offer selection factor under the Quebec Skilled Worker Program. 

See the complete list of selection factors under the Quebec Skilled Worker Program.