The Employer’s Guide to the O-1 Visa

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 | 2 PM ET / 1 PM CT | Duration: 45 min

 Join Envoy and our affiliated law firm to find out how employers can successfully bring skilled foreign talent to the U.S. on an O visa. Attendees will leave this webinar with a better understanding of O visa eligibility criteria, validity periods, considerations for employers and more.

Intended for those at the very top of their fields, the O-1 visa is a special category that permits foreign nationals with extraordinary skills or achievements to work in the U.S. There are a number of skills and unique requirements that each petitioner must have in order to qualify for this visa, but it can be helpful for certain employers and individuals.

Earn Continuing Education Credit

The Employer’s Guide to the O-1 Visa webinar grants attendees one general HR Certification Institute credit toward the PHR, SPHR, GPHR, HRMP, or HRBP certification programs. Attendees pursuing SHRM-CP℠ or SHRM-SCP℠ recertification are also eligible to receive one SHRM PDC. The continuing education certifications allow HRs to demonstrate a mastery of industry operations, best practices and regulations.

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Envoy Global Inc. is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP℠ or SHRM-SCP℠. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit

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Content in this publication is not intended as legal advice, nor should it be relied upon as such. For additional information on the issues discussed, consult an Envoy-affiliated attorney or another qualified professional.

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