In terms of Section 19(4) of the Immigration Act, 2002 as amended, a Critical Skills Work Visa is granted on a showing that an individual possesses such skills or qualifications. Typical skills listed on the Critical Skills list are engineers, corporate general managers, scientists, physicists, technicians, architects, quantity surveyors, risk assessors, integrated developers, IT specialists, health professionals, industrial pharmacists, tradesman, specialist support foreign language speakers, academic etc.