The Certified Workforce Development Professional (CWDP) Credential



The CWDP is a nationally recognized credential for individuals who have demonstrated they have what it takes to provide the highest quality services to our nation's job seekers and businesses. 


A recent survey found that seventy-nine percent (79%) of those making hiring, promotion, salary, or bonus decisions indicated that they place a value on an individual possessing the CWDP credential.


Applications are reviewed on a quarterly basis.  Deadlines are:

  • January 31st:     Review in February, Results available mid-March
  • April 30th:  Review in May, Results available mid-June
  • July 31st:  Review in August, Results available mid-September
  • October 31st:    Review in November, Results available mid-December   


NOTE:  If the deadline falls on a weekend, applications must be received by the Friday prior to deadline.   ALL of the required information must be received by the deadline, including references.


Click on Application Title to Download Your Application 



If you already have earned your CWDP, you may apply for one of these endorsement credentials.



Already certified?  Download your CWDP and Endorsement Recertification Packet 


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