Leaders in Commercial Truck Training
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Kingston (613) 888-6477 • Smiths Falls (613) 888-0744 • Ottawa (613) 561-4675


Leaders in Commercial Truck Training … offering Class A training programs that exceed MELT standards.

CBC News talks to our Ottawa campus manager Syed Hasan on the Truck Driver Shortage in Canada.

People working in the trucking industry say a shortage of drivers is looming larger than ever, with freight and logistics companies saying they can't fill positions as fast as baby boomers are leaving them.

If you’re hauling a tandem or tri-axle trailer behind a pickup truck, you probably need an AR Licence! Not providing the proper training for your employees could cost you dearly! Provide the proper training for your employees at little to no cost to you! Ask us how!

North American is an approved Air Brake facility with Ontario Safety League. Call us for more information on getting your Air Brake Endorsement.

We are so thankful to our voters naming us the Best Truck Driving School in Ottawa! Thank you!


Congratulations to graduate Anthony Land for scoring 98% at DriveTest - in a truck he has never driven before! Way to go Anthony!

North American small class sizes are the way to go! Our training is the key to your success. You will not get a better start to your new career than at North American, Period! Located in Kingston, Smiths Falls and Ottawa Ontario, Canada.

Interested in a career in transportation? Our Smiths Falls branch is conveniently located in the Settlers Ridge Centre, 275 Brockville St., Smiths Falls, Ontario. Call Donna at (613) 888-0744, email or come in and have a tour, we can help get you on the road to success!

Small class sizes are the way to go! Our training is the key to your success You will not get a better start to your new career than at North American, Period!

Look for our road side sign in Smiths Falls. We are conveniently located in the Settlers Ridge Centre, 275 Brockville St., Smiths Falls, Ontario. Call Donna at (613) 888-0744, email or come in and tour our new mall location. Come in and talk to us, we can help get you on the road to success!

Check out our new flyer!

Interested in a career in transportation? Live in the Ottawa area? Our Ottawa branch is conveniently located at 2473 Sheffield Rd., Ottawa, Ontario K1B 3V6 Telephone: (613) 561-4675 Come in and check us out!

Look for our new sign out front of our Ottawa training facility located at 2473 Sheffield Rd. in Ottawa.

CTV News goes behind the wheel of a big rig to see what it's like on Ottawa's narrow streets with our Ottawa Branch Manager Shannon Weese.

Canada is facing a national driver shortage. This is a great opportunity for you! Get your AZ/DZ licence and get on the road to success! Call, email or come in and let us help you get on the road to success!

Interested in a career in transportation? Our Ottawa branch is conveniently located at 2473 Sheffield Rd., Ottawa, Ontario K1B 3V6 Telephone: (613) 561-4675 Come in and check us out!

Congratulations to Pascal Michaud - our first graduate from our Ottawa branch! Pascal earned his DZ license April 11th. He commented, "Instructors were patient and very helpful. I have learnt a lot in my 3 weeks with this DZ course."

AR and ARZ license courses now available! Call North American Transport Driving Academy at 613.888.6477 in Kingston, or 613.888.6477 for Smiths Falls and 613.561.4675 in Ottawa!

Testimonial from Theresa Manion "I found the course at North American Transport Driving Academy very informative and well taught. The Atmosphere of the building and staff was very comfortable. Everyone was very encouraging, positive and helpful throughout the program. I would recommend North American Transportation Academy to anyone who was interested in getting their AZ licence or upgrading. Excellent program and instructors." After graduation, Theresa started working with Westchester the very next day.

Look for our new sign out front of our Ottawa training facility, conveniently located at 2473 Sheffield Rd. in Ottawa. For more information or to take advantage of our special Ottawa location offer, call Syed at (613) 561-4675 or email syedh@nadrivers.com and get on the road to success!

Testimonial from Robert Fowler: "Went to School at Crossroads 3 years ago – now employed with Westchester. I’ve learned more from Westchester then I did at Crossroads. I wish I knew more about Westchester and North American when I was looking!"

Sandy our instructor with Zachary Closs (left) and Steve Harper (middle) hard at work. Pictures from our second class in Smiths Falls. Our Smiths Falls training facility is conveniently located at Settlers Ridge Centre, 275 Brockville St., Smiths Falls, Ontario. Call Jason at (613) 888-0744, email or come in and let us help you get on the road to success!

National driver shortage is a great opportunity for you! Get your AZ/DZ licence and get on the road to success! Call, email or come in and let us help you get on the road to success!

We are proud to announce a new addition to our growing driving academy! Let us teach you how to drive this!

Like any professional, there are basic tools that a driver needs to safely complete their day to day duties. Provided to our Students in a nicely branded duffel bag are the basic hand tools that every professional driver needs to complete their duties responsibly.

Students Nathan and Robert backing into loading dock. Only North American Transport Driving Academy has the most in-truck training hours. If you are serious about a career as a professional driver and demand the best program and the best start then you owe it to yourself to check us out!

Call us, email or drop in to any of our training centres and let us help you get on the road to success!
Smiths Falls – Settlers Ridge Centre, 275 Brockville St., Smiths Falls, ON K7A 4Z6
Ottawa – 2473 Sheffield Rd., Ottawa, ON K1B 3V6
Kingston – 598 Cataraqui Woods Drive, Unit 7 Kingston, Ontario K7P 1T8
Call (613) 888-6477 or Toll free: +1 (888) 663-5272

A big shout out to Justin Wallace, a volunteer firefighter, for passing his DZ licence road test on Tuesday, August 11. Congratulations Justin!

Congratulations to Jason Dunn! Graduated August 4 and now has his ACZ Licence. Drivetest examiner complimented Jason saying he was "About as good as it gets". Way to go Jason - the transportation industry needs drivers like you!

Congratulations to Joel Coffey for passing his DZ licence road test today! Joel is a volunteer firefighter. Way to go Joel!

Rick Tomalty new grad. Rick has opened his own trucking company with his brother hauling steel.

Kurtis Arthur...another new grad. Working right out of the gate for Westchester Staffing Group!

New students at North American Transport Driving Academy! If you really want to be a successful and safe commercial driver you’ll train at North American! No more than four students to a class ensures that each student receives the personal attention they need to be the very best! Call North American now at 613.888.6477 or 1.888.663.5272 for more information. Reserve your spot and get on the road to success!

Why is this student so happy? Steve just graduated with his AZ Licence! Nicely done Steve! Call or come in and see how training with North American Transport Driving Academy will put you on the road to success - Be just like Steve, call 613.888.6477 or 1.888.663.5272

Another successful student at North American Transport Driving Academy! Ken graduated with his AZ Licence! Way to go Ken! Want to be just like Ken? Call North American now at 613.888.6477 or 1.888.663.5272

Another happy student at North American Transport Driving Academy! Way to go Norm! Norm is off to a new career with his AZ Licence. The transportation field needs professional drivers! Call North American Transport Driving Academy at 613.888.6477 or 1.888.663.5272 and get working!

Dan Dawdy, Looks Awesome!!!!! I love it and I wish you and your Son a safe and enjoyable racing season. Thanks Ben

Dan approached North American for sponsorship of his race car and we are happy to help anyway we can for his success.

Nice picture of the class room. Modern and clean. Notice the kit bag with our exclusive "tools of the trade". Every student gets one!

Introduction to the equipment. Quality over quantity – only 4 students to a class! Students being introduced to the truck, visually comparing what they have learned in the classroom setting.

North American Students starting their Air Brake Practical Training on modern up-to-date equipment.

Crane Supply in-classroom instruction on Saturday, May 3. Twenty-one Crane Supply employees being re-trained in Commercial Vehicle Inspections, Load Security and Air Brakes.

Crane Supply in-truck instruction in Commercial Vehicle Inspections, Load Security and Air Brakes.

Twenty-one Crane Supply employees were re-trained on Saturday, May 3 in Commercial Vehicle Inspections, Load Security and Air Brakes.

North American offers customized training solutions. We spent the day with Crane Supply on Saturday, May 3 with 21 employees retraining in Commercial Vehicle Inspections, Load Security and Air Brakes. Call North American and see what we can do for you.

Congratulations to Fred! He should be proud of his achievement today. No matter how good or how much training you get, at the end of the day it came down to Fred’s ability to execute and he passed with flying colours! Thank you to the team of instructors who were instrumental in upgrading and preparing Fred for his exam. Thanks Ben

Check out our new flyer! North American is now an approved Air Brake facility with Ontario safety league. Call us for more information on getting your Air Brake Endorsement.