ResourcesFind Training Find statewide CDA training (non credit-bearing) Find CDA training for college credit in person or online Connect with your local resource center for training opportunities and assistance. Get Help With the Cost Apply for a scholarship to help cover the cost of credit-bearing CDA training as well as the majority of the credential fee. Application Resources Log in to the CDA Council’s online application system. Use the PD Specialist finder to locate a qualified PD Specialist to conduct your verification visit. Locate a Pearson Vue testing site near you to complete your CDA exam. Find answers to frequently asked questions directly from the Council. Text and Materials Order your CDA Competency Standards Book A text to lead you through the process A resource that provides you with all the tools to help you assemble your CDA Professional Portfolio.