Tag Archives: PRC

Bill seeking to repeal CPD Law filed in 18th Congress

Once again, a group of lawmakers in Congress filed a bill pushing for the repeal of the controversial Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Law. Solons under the Makabayan group submitted House Bill No. 510 or the “Act Repealing Republic Act 10912 otherwise Known as the Continuing Professional Development Act of 2016” in the 18th Congress. The… Read More »

PRC lowers CPD requirement, exempts OFWs in draft IRR

Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) is proposing to lower the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements for professionals, and to exempt overseas Filipino workers (OFW) during the duration of their work abroad. PRC will present these significant amendments to the Implementing Rules and Regulations of the Republic Act 10912 or the CPD Act of 2016, in a… Read More »

PRC extends license renewal without full CPD compliance to Dec. 2020

Professionals may still renew their license cards without earning full Continuing Professional Development (CPD) units until December 2020. Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced that they will still accept application for renewal of Professional Identification Cards (PIC) without required CPD units for the next 2 years. The agency posted the following advisory in it’s official website:… Read More »

2 CPU grads among NLE topnotchers

Congratulations to Jeziel Kuan Wong Vargas and Mae Anne Kristel Casco Depra of CPU for being topnotchers in the Nursing Board Exam given this November 2018! In just 14 working days, Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) released the results of November 2018 Nurse Licensure Examination (NLE) and two graduates of Central Philippine University (CPU) earned a… Read More »

PRC: CPD Law not yet abolished, full compliance not required for renewal until end of 2019

PRC clarifies some issues regarding CPD law implementation. Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) issued a statement on Wednesday, October 31 contradicting ‘false news’ that the controversial CPD law has been abolished. The agency clarified that the CPD law is still in effect, and the Senate bill no. 2073 by Senator Ralph Recto seeking to abolish it… Read More »

UPV Iloilo grad tops October 2018 Fisheries Technologist Board Exam

Liza Mina Lorraine Dignadice Iwag of UPV Iloilo placed 1st in October 2018 Fisheries Technologist Board Exam. Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) has released the results of Fisheries Technologist Licensure Examination given this October 2018, and 11 graduates of UP Visayas in Iloilo was named topnotchers including the overall rank 1. Liza Mina Lorraine Dignadice Iwag… Read More »