Second Official Language Proficiency
If a prospective applicant scores CLB level 5 or high in all four language skill areas, they are eligible for 4 points. If they applicant scores CLB level 4 or less in any or all of the four areas, then they are not eligible to for any points for the second official language.
Note: Taking a test to assess second language proficiency is optional. However, the prospective applicants are required to take an exam in order to assess their first official language proficiency i.e. either English or French.