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H-3 Trainee Work Visa


H-3 Trainee visa General Information: H-3 Temporary Training Visas are issued by the United States to foreign nationals who want to travel to the United States to receive on-the-job training from an American company. Holders of H-3 Trainee Visas are only allowed to work for the company providing the training. The Trainee Visa allows for employment to play a minimal role, but the main purpose of the program should be training and not actual work. The H-3 Temporary Trainee visas can be issued for up to two years. However, extensions are not allowed beyond the 2-year limit.

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  • Easy to Understand Instructions
  • Apply Online or by Mail
  • Pricing and Fee Information Included
  • Checklist of Required Documents
  • Unlimited Online Support

What's included

What's included

  • H-3 Trainee Work Visa Overview
  • H-3 Trainee Visa Requirements
  • Benefits for H-3 Trainee Visa
  • Drawbacks for H-3 Trainee Visa
  • Information about H-3 Trainee Visa eligibility
  • How to apply for an H-3 Trainee Visa
  • H-3 Trainee Work Visa Interview Information
  • How to apply for an H-4 Visa for Spouse and Children
  • Information about Filing Fees

Additional Information

  • If the Applicant is abroad, Filing procedures
  • Filing procedures for applicants who are already in the U.S.
  • H-3 Trainees Work Visa Extension and Renewal Instructions
  • List of Documents Required
  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).
  • List of all USCIS Offices in the Nation
  • Directory of U.S. Consulates and Embassies
  • How to get the most recent United States immigration forms

Restrictions and eligibility requirements for H-3 Trainee Visa applicants:

H-3 Temporary Trainee Visas are available for the following programs: finance, agriculture, government, communications, and nearly all other fields, except medical training programs. Other restrictions on H-3 Temporary Trainee Visas include that the training program cannot be offered in applicant’s country of origin and that it will help the applicant obtain employment in that country.

Additional Information for H-3 Trainee Visa:

There is no limit on the number H-3 Temporary Trainee visas that can be issued each year. H-4 Visas are available to spouses and unmarried children of H-3 Visa holders under 21 years old. While dependents can remain in the United States and travel within the country, they are not permitted to work under H-4 Visa status.

Guide to the Application for H-3 Temporary Trainee Visa

It is detailed, comprehensive, and easy-to-understand It includes everything you need to apply for an H-3 Trainee Visa.