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NOC 7284 “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers”

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7284 is the National Occupation Classification Code for “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers” used by Canada Immigration. Identifying yourself with 7284 is the first step in working out whether you have a chance at Immigrating to Canada.

What is NOC 7284

The National Occupational Classification (NOC) is Canada’s national system for describing occupations including Financial auditors and accountants. The NOC is often used by employers to help them write job descriptions and identify skill requirements for new job postings. The NOC is also used by Canada Immigration to identify skills shortages in the Canadian job market.

If your job role or job description closely matches that of  “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers” then your NOC Code will be {Nownoc}.

Finding your NOC code is the first step in applying to Immigrate to Canada.

Knowing your NOC Code will allow you to assess whether you have the right skills and qualifications required for emigrating to Canada under NOC 7284 “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers”. It will also help you determine which Canada Visas you may be eligible for.

Is my code NOC 7284 for “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers”?

If you have been employed directly in the area of “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers” then the Canadian Immigration code will be NOC 7284.

If you are looking at immigrating to Canada with NOC 7284 your job will likely fall under the broad category of “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers” and the following job description will broadly match your day to day responsibilities:

NOC 7284 Description

“Plasterers apply finish, and maintain and restore plaster or similar materials, on interior and exterior walls, ceilings and building partitions to produce plain or decorative surfaces. Drywall installers and finishers install and finish drywall sheets and various types of ceiling systems. Lathers install support framework for ceiling systems, interior and exterior walls and building partitions. They are employed by construction companies and by plastering, drywalling and lathing contractors, or they may be self-employed.”

NOC 7284 Skill Level

Canadian Immigration places a Skill Level against the code 7284 “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers”. This Skill Level is designed so that only suitable qualified and experienced individuals emigrate to Canada under Code 7284.

The “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers” Skill Level is set by Immigration Canada, and is representative of the level of qualifications desirable and acceptable for someone already holding the role of “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers” in Canada presently. The level for NOC 7284 “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers” “is Skill Level B which means the requirement is two to three years of post-secondary education at community college, institute of technology or CÉGEP, or Two to five years of apprenticeship training. Alternatively, three to four years of secondary school and more than two years of on-the-job training, occupation-specific training courses or specific work experience may be acceptable.”

If you do not have the required Skill Level then take our Free Visa Assessment to work out your other options.

Canada Visa Options for NOC 7284

There are a number of Canada Visa options for National Occupation Code 7284. These include:

Canada Experience Class

Federal Skilled Visas

Provincial Nomination

In order to be eligible for one of the visas you’ll first need to submit your Express Entry application under National Occupation Code 7284. Some provinces have different requirements for Provincial Nominations and regional programs so take our Free Visa Assessment for your options.

Is NOC 7284 in demand in Canada

7284″Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers” is is Unprecedented demand across Canada. This means that currently, according to Statistics Canada, the role of “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers” 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 7284 will be filled by highly skilled and motivated newcomers to Canada.

New NOC details for “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers” 7284

Every few years Canadian Immigration update their National Occupation Classification List based on job demand, skills shortage, previous immigration and future plans including economic growth.

The current NOC List is currently being updated. Details for NOC 7284″Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers” will change in late 2022 to the following:

“Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers” will be classed as “Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers”

The NOC Code of 7284 will change to NOC 73102

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