CROSSROADS is a registered and approved member of the Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario. All of the Vocational Programs that are provided by CROSSROADS Training Academy are registered under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.

CROSSROADS has provided training for hundreds and hundreds of students for many years with a wide variety of companies and institutions such as MTUC, Social Services, SISIP and the Native Friendship, 407, Hydro One and OPP.




Our primary training is with Class AZ Tractor-Trailer and Class DZ Straight Truck. However we also offer a BZ Program, School Bus, Air Brake (“Z” Endorsement ). At CROSSROADS our courses are interesting, current, relevant and packed full of valuable information. We are proud of our reputation with employers in the trucking industry. We pride ourselves in the feedback we receive about our programs and instructors from our graduates now working. CROSSROADS offers free job assistance to students who have obtained their licence. We counsel the student on how to present themselves for job interviews and have a documentation file ready to accompany the student on that interview. We deal with many reputable companies and driver services. CROSSROADS understands that if any program is to succeed, mutual respect and trust has to be established with clients. All candidates must have an interview before being accepted into our program. The key reason this program has been successful, is not only because of the selection process but because of the mutual co-operation we have been able to achieve. We offer one-on-one training and specialized assistance in French and English.

We at CROSSROADS look forward to working with you and assisting with the successful implementation of your truck driver training program. If you require any additional information or if you would like to set up an appointment please do not hesitate to contact us. We have courses suited to meet most individual’s needs from various backgrounds. We also train students by the hour if they have previous experience and do not require a full course. Training is provided full time or a flexible training schedule can be arranged.


The air brake course is a two day course conducted at CROSSROADS Barrie under the authority of the Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario. The two day course covers both the written and practical, with testing carried out by several of our MTO Approved examiners.


Entry Qualifications

Applicants must be 18 years of age to drive in Canada, and 21 to drive internationally.You are required to complete an Enrolment Application and be able to provide the following:

  • A Valid Driver’s Licence “G” or Higher
  • Driver Abstract
  • MTO Medical is required to be filled out by a doctor. Download form here
  • All Vocational Programs require grade 10 education or equivalent



"I graduated from the prestigious academy CROSSROADS under the guidance and direction of Des, President and Co- Owner. Throughout my course I can thank all the instructors hands down because they shared their expertise and knowledge of their many years in the industry and on the road. "

− Cam Hashem

"From the in-class lecture/discussions to the final test, I thoroughly enjoyed every minute. Your instructors are true professionals with much real life experience and are able to present the facts in a way that makes remembering them easy, peppered with anecdotes and actual experiences, the points were etched in my memory for good."

− Chris Carroll

"Trailwood Transport Ltd. is pleased to announce that Crossroads Truck Training
Academy is one of our preferred entry level Transport Training Academies.
All and any students will receive one on one in cab training with one of our
trainers to ensure he or she is comfortable to be on their own.
Trailwood Transport Ltd. looks forward to working with your new graduates.

− Trailwood Transport Ltd.

"I took CROSSROADS DZ training program last February. I learned so much and the staff were great, all of the instructors seemed to take pride in their students and ensuring safety is a top priority. I would definitely recommend CROSSROADS for anyone thinking of obtaining their AZ, DZ or other truck license."

− Ontario Tree Spading