CFGI / Symposium / Schedule / Introduction to U.S. Employment Based Visa Management Page ContentIntroduction to U.S. Employment-Based Visa Management Pre-Conference Workshop Sunday, June 10 | 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM The Introduction to U.S. Employment-Based Visa Management workshop is the perfect opportunity for those new to the immigration field to learn the essentials for employment-based immigration, and it is a great refresher for more experienced immigration professionals.Learning objectives:Define key immigration terms and conceptsIdentify the role and purpose of key government agencies influencing employment-based immigrationIdentify key laws, regulations and other guidance that governs employment-based immigration systemExplain employer responsibilities for U.S. employment verificationIdentify when to use immigrant and non-immigrant visasComply with federal laws and regulations associated with temporary and permanent employment of foreign professionalsRecognize various non-immigrant visa options available based on the applicant’s background and the prospective job openingSelect various immigrant visa options available based on country of origin and categoryWorkshop Instructors: Instructors will be announced soon.Registration:Attendees may register for either the workshop only or in combination with their Symposium registration at a discounted rate. Registration is required to participate in this pre-conference workshop.Logistics: The workshop will take place at Crystal Gateway Marriott. Breakfast will be provided at 8 am. Lunch will also be provided. Recertification Credits:This pre-conference workshop is approved for recertification credits for SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP designations (7 Professional Development Credits). Other HR or general designation recertification credits will also be available.