The Tools page developed through NCHRP Project 20-24(95): Ensuring Essential Capability for the Future Transportation Agency provides an index of available Tools, including links to web portals, software tools, online information repositories and other digital information directly available from online sources as well as other tools submitted by users, curated to help agencies carry out a variety of capability-building actions. Many of these tools are linked from the Roles-Based Guidance and Situations-Based Guidance as Resources to support capability-building. Questions? Please contact us at

Transportation Comparative Benchmarking Platform

This platform is intended to facilitate continuous benchmarking among state DOTs. Here, transportation practitioners can find appropriate peers, compare performance across a number of measures, and most importantly, connect with other practitioners to discover what works for performance improvement. Register for full site access, or browse publicly available performance and improvement information.

Workforce Toolkit

The Workforce Toolkit integrates tools available to state DOTs for matching workforce-related needs to available and appropriate resources.

Online Training Resources for Transportation Employees

This guide lists free or low-cost resources for providing continuing education opportunities for transportation professionals.