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.

Get a Jumpstart on your CWDP Application!  Review Applying for Your CWDP:  Tips and Strategies to find out what REALLY is expected in a successful application. 






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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



Applications are reviewed on a quarterly basis.

  • 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.



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