To protect the health and safety of the public and our employees, DCP has limited on-site staffing at 450 Columbus Blvd. While mail and phone calls will be processed as quickly as possible, we recommend using our online services, or sending an email to the appropriate division/person instead. We apologize for any inconvenience.

A Guide to Pursuing a Career in the Trades

Careers in the trades can offer a rewarding job with good pay and opportunities for growth. The Department of Consumer Protection has created this step-by-step informational guide to answer your questions about pursuing a career in the skilled trades. 

The guide is available in the following languages:

A full list of license types administered by the Department of Consumer Protection is available here.