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Construction Compliance Overview

Construction Project Compliance Team: Prime, Engineer, & Civil Rights Specialist

Prime Contractor

Ultimately responsible for compliance with federal, state, and departmental requirements related to civil rights.

Project Engineer (CDOT, Consultant, or Local Agency)

Responsible for contract oversight, including monitoring civil rights compliance.

Region Civil Rights Specialists

Subject matter experts on civil rights contract compliance and specific contract terms.

Training Resources 


Due to the pandemic, CDOT has modified how we provide compliance training for construction contractors. Beginning Spring of 2021, CDOT will be periodically adding training videos to its Civil Rights YouTube channel. 

Compliance Video Library

Not sure where to start? View the full list of available training videos, or click on the links on the left side of this page to find training videos for key compliance processes.

CDOT will also host periodic informational webinars throughout 2021 that will take an in-depth look at key compliance programs and requirements.

Registration links will be posted as they become available.

  • Trucking Compliance: Wednesday, May 19 2021, 11am - 1pm
  • Certified Payrolls & LCPtracker: Tuesday, June 8 2021, 9am - 11am & Thursday, August 26 2021, 9am-11am 
  • On the Job Training Compliance: Wednesday, June 16 2021, 11am - 12pm
  • DBE Compliance on Construction Projects: Wednesday, June 23 2021, 9am - 10am
  • DBE Codes, Counting & Changes: Wednesday, June 30 2021, 11am - 12pm

For a comprehensive overview of CDOT's civil rights programs and requirements, please review the most recent version of the Compliance Manual below.

Contractor Compliance Manual - 2020

Contractor Compliance Training Slides - 2020

Manual de cumplimiento de derechos civiles en los contratos de construccion del CDOT - 2019

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