CDT®

CDT® Overview 


The Construction Documents Technology (CDT
®certification provides a comprehensive program of study for anyone seeking to enhance and demonstrate knowledge of writing, interpreting, enforcing and managing construction documents.

Who should sit for the
CDT®?

Project architects, contractors, contract administrators, material suppliers, and manufacturers' representatives are all realizing the advantages of being Construction Documents Technologists. 

What does it mean for me?


Pass the Construction Documents Technolog
y exam (CDT®), and you'll join an elite group of professionals known in the industry for their comprehensive knowledge of the writing and management of construction documents. 

Earning your CDT® means: 
  • Adding "CDT" after your name, to your LinkedIn, business card and your resume — and proudly sharing your CDT digital badge.
  • Respect from your peers as a result of your understanding of how a project unfolds from concept to delivery and the roles and relationships of all participants.  
  • Understanding the documentation involved – which drives effective communication among all members of the construction team

Qualifications:
 
High school diploma or equivalent. 
Two (2) years’ experience in construction management and/or completion of college-level coursework is highly recommended.

Note: If you are interested in bulk purchasing for the CDT exam, please contact Themica McBee at tmcbee@csinet.org.

Spring 2020 Exam Cycle
(CDT®
, CCSSM, CCCASM)
Registration: February 19 - July 17, 2020
Exam Window: May 4 - July 31, 2020
Results Notification: September 2020 via email

Registration Now Open!

Dates Member Non-Member
Registration 2/19 - 7/17 $375 $625
Student
(CDT® only)
All dates $165
Exam Window May 4 - July 31, 2020

Registration cost does not include prep materials, courses, practice guides, or the AIA A-201 or EJCDC C-700 exam source materials, which may be purchased separately. For bulk rate pricing and registration, please contact Themica McBee, Membership Manager at tmcbee@csinet.org

Fall 2020 Exam Cycle

(CDT®
, CCSSM, CCCASM)
Early Registration: August 3 - 31, 2020
Standard Registration: September 1 - 30, 2020
Late Registration: October 1 - 30, 2020
Exam Window: November 2 - December 4, 2020
Results Notification: January 2021 via email

    
New!  Two (2) testing options.

  1. In-person at Prometric testing center.  Required to bring your own mask and wear it during the exam.  Testing center hours and appointments vary by region with reduced occupancy to assure safe social distancing within the exam seating.
  2. Remote Proctored Testing (RPT). Secure, virtual, online monitored exam from your home office. Technical and space requirements must be confirmed.

Registration Opens August 3!

  Dates Member Non-Member
Early 8/3 - 8/31 $375 $625
Standard 9/1 - 9/30 $460 $795
Final 10/1 - 10/30 $545 $935
Student
(CDT® only)
All dates $165 
Exam Window November 2 - December 4

For bulk rate pricing and registration, please contact Themica McBee, Membership Manager at tmcbee@csinet.org
4 Easy Steps to
Certification renewal

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