GOOD NEWS: You can now earn CPD units by serving as exam personnel – PRC
PRC grants CPD units for licensed professionals who will serve as exam personnel
MANILA, Philippines – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) recently filed a resolution granting Continuing Professional Development (CPD) units for all local professionals who will volunteer as exam personnel or proctors for board exams.
The PRC Resolution No. 1118 series of 2018 or the “Granting of Continuing Professional Development Credit Units for Registered and Licensed Professionals Who Will Serve as Examination Personnel During the Conduct of Various Professional Licensure Examinations” was formally signed by Chairman Teofilo S. Pilando Jr., and Commissioners Yolanda D. Reyes and Jose Y. Cueto Jr on September 25.
PRC Resolution No. 1118 series of 2018 grants CPD units for registered and licensed professionals who will serve as exam personnel
Following the implementing Rules and Regulations of CPD Act of 2016, registered and licensed professionals who will participate in various programs of the PRC and the Professional Regulatory Boards such as the licensure examinations can be granted CPD units.
Under the said PRC Resolution, all registered and licensed professionals can apply for the position of exam personnel such as School Coordinator, Building Supervisor, Floor Supervisor, Room Watchers, Proctors, and Security Personnel.
Professionals who will serve for various licensure examinations will receive 1 CPD unit per hour of actual service rendered. The Director of Licensure Officer of the Director of Regional Office will issue them their Certificate of Service Rendered.
The Certificate of Service Rendered can automatically be used as CPD requirement for license renewal without need of applying under Self-Directed Learning.
Qualifications to be a board exam personnel:
- Bachelor’s degree graduate
- Not related by consanguinity or affinity up to the third degree to an examinee
- not connected to review center
- Duly accomplished Personal Data Sheet
- Photocopy of Transcript of Records
- Photocopy of PRC License
You can visit the nearest PRC Office for updates on vacancies and additional information.