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NOC 51121 “Conductors, composers and arrangers”

Canada is making some significant changes to its Immigration National Occupation Classification system.

The current NOC List is currently being updated. As a result, the details for NOC 5132 “Conductors, composers and arrangers” has changed to the following:

NOC 5132 has become Noc 51121

NOC 51121 replaces NOC 5132 for the job title of “Conductors, composers and arrangers”

Will this change affect me?

The new 2021 NOC codes will likely impact Express Entry and PNP candidates, especially those with occupations previously at NOC Skill Level B.

“Conductors, composers and arrangers” applicants need to identify which occupation, or NOC code, their work falls under. Making the correct choice of NOC is therefore a vital part of a successful Canadian Immigration project.

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Why has NOC 5132 changed to NOC 51121?

Every seven to ten years Canadian Immigration adjusts the National Occupation Classification Code to reflect changes in immigration and the economy. It also reflects the broader needs of employers and the overall nature of work in Canada. The NOC is developed and maintained between Statistics Canada (STC) and Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC).

In 2021 a new National Occupation Code index was announced. This new 2021 NOC List replaces all previous versions of the Canadian NOC List.

The old Skill Levels were based on four categories; Skill Level A, B, C, D.

These have been replaced with levels of Training, Education, Experience and Responsibility (TEER).

Every NOC Code and Occupation now has a TEER level for Immigration purposes rather than one of the traditional Skill Levels.

What’s changed for the job title “Conductors, composers and arrangers”?

The old NOC structure (NOC 2016) for NOC 5132 was categorized based on Skill Level. Level.

The old level of 5132 “Conductors, composers and arrangers” “has skill Level A: University degree (bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate) is required”.

The new NOC structure for “Conductors, composers and arrangers” uses the NOC Code 51121 and the Skill requirement of “Completion of a university degree (bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate) or Previous experience and expertise in subject matter knowledge from a related occupation found in TEER 2 (when applicable).”

NOC 51121 Summary

NOC 51121 was previously 5132

The job title for both 51121 and 5132 is now “Conductors, composers and arrangers”

The TEER level for 51121 is “Completion of a university degree (bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate) or Previous experience and expertise in subject matter knowledge from a related occupation found in TEER 2 (when applicable).”

The level of demand in Canada for the role remains Astonishing

Canada Visa Options for NOC 51121

There are a number of Canada Visa options for NOC 5132. These include:

Federal Skilled Visas

Canadian Experience Class

Provincial Nomination

Is NOC 51121 in demand in Canada

NOC 51121

“Conductors, composers and arrangers”

Demand: Astonishing

This means that currently, according to Statistics Canada, the role of “Conductors, composers and arrangers” in Canada currently has more jobs advertised than available candidates. It is anticipated that over the next 18 to 24 months the Canadian Skills shortage for the National Occupation Code 51121 will be filled by highly skilled and motivated newcomers to Canada.

NOC 51121

NOC 51121 “Conductors, composers and arrangers”

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