As an employer, you are in the best position to identify the skills your business needs, or areas where you are having difficulty finding workers with the right skills.
The Canada-Ontario Job Grant program offers funding towards the cost of training provided by eligible third-party trainers such as Crossroads Barrie. The total cost of training will be shared by the government and the employers.
The government could provide two-thirds of the cost of training, up to a maximum of $10,000 per grant. Employers will be required to contribute the remaining one-third of the training costs.
The Canada-Ontario Job Grant provides funding for training programs offered by CROSSROADS Truck Training Academy, a Registered Private Career College, among others.
Training takes place in both the classroom and in-cab by qualified, experienced instructors.
Eligible driver training courses offered by CROSSROADS Barrie include AZ (tractor trailer), DZ (straight truck), and BZ (city and county buses).
The Canada-Ontario Job Grant funds provide these training costs:
Any business, including not-for-profits, with a plan to train Canadians for a new or better job is eligible to apply.