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Builder Assessment Review (BAR)

Are you ready to join the elite ranks of the nation’s top building industry professionals? The Certified Graduate Builder (CGB) designation is your sign to clients and colleagues that you are a member of this respected group of professionals. The Builder Assessment Review (BAR) is your first step towards obtaining this prestigious designation.
This comprehensive 145 question online assessment will measure your expertise in five key areas of the building industry: -Building Technology
-Business and Finance
-Project Management
-Sales and Marketing

Your results will show you the areas where your knowledge is strongest, where it is weakest, and will determine the courses required for you to obtain your CGB designation.

Prior to purchase, please note the following important items:
-The assessment cannot be taken on a tablet or mobile device.
-The assessment is housed in NAHB's Learning Management System (LMS). If you do not take the assessment right after you purchase it, you can go back to "My Purchases" under the "Your Membership" tab on to access the link to the assessment in the LMS.
-This is a timed, three hour assessment.
-Once you start the assessment, you will have to complete it.
-You cannot save your answers and go back to answer them after the three hour time frame is up.
-You are only allowed to take the assessment one time.
-You have one year after purchase to access the assessment.
-Your results will be emailed to you within 48 hours.

This assessment is now available online!  Register now.

Continuing Education Hours: 0.0

If you’d like to see this course offered locally, contact your home builders association.

For more information about this item, please contact NAHB Professional Designation Help Line at 800-368-5242 x8154 or via email at

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