National Center for Construction Education & Research
The CWDA is a unique assessment tool that objectively
measures a contractor’s commitment to workforce
development. The goal of the CWDA is to make workforce
development a key criterion in the prequalification and final
selection of contractors.
Contractors can subscribe online to participate in the CWDA.
A participant answers each question on an assessment and
uploads documentation to support and validate their answers.
A non-biased, third-party auditor reviews the completed
assessment and supporting documentation, and assigns an
overall score. The contractor can then grant access to specific
owners to view their CWDA score. In order for the owner to
view contractors’ scores, they must be a registered user of the
Sets workforce development benchmarks for the industry
Identifies a contractor's strengths and opportunities for improvement
Enhances the ability of owners to qualify contractors
Promotes the safe and proper completion of projects on-time and on-budget
Click on the assessment to view the list of questions.
New Users Register Here
History of the CWDA