Canadians: Work and travel abroad with International Experience Canada

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Explore the world, imagine the possibilities

Are you looking for your next adventure? Want to work and travel in some of the most beautiful locations in the world?


  •  taking your lunch break at the best ramen noodle house in Tokyo
  •  going on an early morning jog along the Emperor’s Canal in Amsterdam
  •  backpacking through the luscious rainforests of Costa Rica
  •  unwinding on the beaches of Australia after work

“It may be those who do most, dream most.”

Stephen Leacock

IEC gives you the opportunity to do just that. Our agreements with foreign countries and territories make it easier for you to get work permits with our partners. Work abroad to help fund the trip of a lifetime. Gain new skills, learn new languages, experience different cultures and explore places that you never thought you could.

Capture your moment

Image of Amélie in front of a shop in Netherlands.

At 24, Amélie left Quebec for the Netherlands, taking with her a working holiday visa and a desire to discover the world!

Working Holiday

Image of James skiing in Japan.

From a young age, James always knew he wanted to explore Asia so after high school he took the leap and did a working holiday in Japan through IEC!

Working Holiday

Image of Stefanie in front of the ocean in Australia.

“Everywhere you go, you always leave a little piece of you there and you always bring back something that will stay forever. I don’t think that I would be the same person I am now if I would have passed on the opportunity.”

Working Holiday

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