Extensions are limited and are reviewed on a case-by-case basis. If an extension is deemed appropriate by ISSS, the request for the extension must be submitted at least three months in advance. A training program may be extended to a maximum duration of 12 months.
The following information is required to process an extension:
Contact ISSS to see if the visitor is eligible for an extension
A signed Training/Internship Placement Plan (T/IPP, Form DS-7002), for the extension period
Proof of further finances for the extension period.