The list of board examination schedules for the year 2016 has been officially released by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) on November 4, 2015, according to the resolution No. 2015- 948. The list also includes other significant details about the licensure examinations such as the deadline of the filing for examination, Special Professional Licensure Board Examinations (SPLBE), estimated dates of the release of the exam results and the professional upgrading exams. The following list includes the list of all the professions included in next year’s board examinations:
The announcement for the next year’s schedule of examinations came earlier than last year. It was signed by the Acting Chairperson of PRC Angeline T. Chua Chiaco. Likewise, there will be a Special Professional Licensure Board Examinations (SPLBE) for the OFW’s working abroad, which will be scheduled according to PRC Resolution No. 2011-627. Furthermore, for those who will take the Licensure Examination for Professional Teachers (LET), PRC has advised to request for added testing centers outside its regional offices. This should also be in accordance with PRC Resolution No. 2012-675 series of 2012. It states, “Designation of other cities outside PRC Regional Offices as additional testing center for LET.”
In a statement, the PRC said, “Designation of other cities outside PRC R”Except for the Board Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET), Board Nurses Licensure Examination (NLE) and Board Licensure Examination for Criminologist, the deadline for the filing of application, together with all the supporting documents, at the Central and regional offices shall NOT be late than twenty (20) days before the first day of examination. If the deadline for the filing of application falls on legal or regular holidays and non-working days, the deadline shall be on the immediate succeeding working day,”egional Offices as additional testing center for LET.”
As early as now, people who wish to take the board exam next year can check the schedules and prepare all the requirements.