PRC: August 2021 Social Worker Board Exam NOT postponed

Manila, Philippines – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) has announced that the August 2021 Social Worker Licensure Examinations will not be postponed and shall proceed on the dates of examination as scheduled.

To quotes from the PRC;

“The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) informs the public that the August 24, 25, & 26, 2021 Social Workers Licensure Examination (SWLE) shall proceed as scheduled in the following testing venues: NCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Koronadal, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Pagadian, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban and Tuguegarao.”

The PRC and the Board for Social Workers will administer the exams on August 24-26, 2021 at NCR, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Koronadal, Iloilo, Legaspi, Lucena, Pagadian, Pampanga, Rosales, Tacloban, Tuguegarao, and Zamboanga.

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Social Worker Licensure Exam (SWLE) August 24, 25 & 26, 2021

Pursuant to the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-MEID) Resolution No. 130-A (s. 2021) and PRC Resolution No. 1392 (s. 2021), most of the exams that were recently scheduled in the August 2021 Licensure Exam in the NCR were postponed/cancelled and rescheduled including Mining Engineering Licensure Exam (MELE), Veterinary Medicines Licensure Exams, Social Workers Licensure Exam (SWLE), and Licensure Exam for Mechanical Engineering (LEME).

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Contact PRC

Should you have concerns related to the Social Worker Licensure Exam, you may also reach the Professional Regulation Commission at the following contact details:

PRC Licensure Exam Division: [email protected] / [email protected]
Facebook: @professionalregulationcommission
Twitter: @PRC_main


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  • Joriel T. Adier Aug 4, 2021 @ 15:17

    Matutuloy po ba ang examination for Social Worker sa August 24-26,2021

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