training for life

Training For Life (TFL) TFL is a teaching and discipleship ministry that gives people the opportunity to serve as they develop their vision, and spiritual life. TFL is involved with camp ministry, music ministry, retreats and speaking engagements throughout the USA and Canada, as well as mentoring at home in Bradford, ON.


crosswalk discipleship

Finished high school or college and trying to figure out what’s next? Do you want to experience some crazy adventures and go deeper in your relationship with the Lord? Training For Life (TFL) is a ministry of CrossTrainers Canada that focuses on discipling girls aged 17-24 and providing them leadership development with a variety of ministry and life experiences, as well as Biblical training in the physical, social, emotional and spiritual aspects of life.

Our program includes ministry opportunities with kids, youth, and adults. Interns will be living within the Bradford community, as well as travelling to a number of locations across Canada and the United States.

. Teaching curriculum will focus on 4 main areas: spiritual, emotional, relational and physical aspects of life. As well, interns will have a unique opportunity to experience a variety of ministry settings and interact with all kinds of people! 


Interns will be living in a home with some of the trainers and fellow interns, providing a unique setting in which to learn and grow. CrossWalk: a leadership development program.


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Part 1: October 15 - December 15

Cost: $2250.00

This 2 month program is a foundational one that lays the ground work for stepping into leadership rolls in any organization.


Part 2: January 7 - June 2

Cost: $3750.00

This 5 month program is focused on developing skills and gifts in leadership, as well as growing areas of weaknesses to create better leaders.


Outdoor Education: June 4 - August 12

Cost: $1500.00

This Outdoor Education program takes the leadership skills and puts them in to practice in some trying situations: hiking the Grand Canyon, camping and hiking in Washington State, Jasper Alberta, Yellowstone National Park, New Hampshire, and Allegany NY.

 *prices reflect the change for 2016/17 year *tuition is non-refundable after October start. (We can make arrangments so that fees can be paid in montly installments, talk to us if you need help.)


Location: 4150 8th Line, Bradford, Ontario L3Z 2A5


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Email if you'd like any more information: tfl@ctministries.ca  *Deadline for 2017/18, Part 1 program is September 1, 2017   

Summer camps

Summer Camp Experience is a big part or our discipleship program.  You will get to hike and camp in some incredible locations on our way to and from weeks of camps all across the United States and Canada.


Summer 2017 Schedule:

June 17 - Verdugo Pines Girls Camp, Wrightwood, CA

June 25 - Lakeside Bible Camp, Clinton, WA

July 9 - Pine Orchard Kids Camp, Newmarket, ON

July 16 - Galilee Bible Camp, Ottawa, ON

July 23 - Berea, Hebron, NH