MANILA, Philippines – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) releases the list of room assignments for the August 2023 Guidance Counselor Licensure Exam (GCLE) a few days before the exams.
The Guidance Counselor board exams will be conducted on August 16-17, 2023, at PRC testing centers located in Metro Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Koronadal, Lucena, Rosales, and Palawan.
The Board of Guidance and Counseling is headed by its Chairman, Dr. Luzviminda S. Guzman, and its members, Dr. Elena V. Morada and Dr. Carmelita P. Pabiton.
Examinees are advised to verify the room assignments through the links below or the notices and announcements posted on the PRC official website. Here are the room assignments for the August 2023 Guidance Counselor licensure exams.
Examinees shall report before 5:30 in the morning on the said date because latecomers will not be admitted, and examination fees for late examinees will also be forfeited.
What to bring on the day of exams?
Here are the things to bring during the examination proper:
- Notice of Admission
- Official Receipt
- One (1) piece of metered-stamped window mailing envelope
- Two (2) or more pencils (NO. 2)
- Ball pens (black ink only)
- One (1) piece long brown envelope
- One (1) piece long transparent/plastic envelope (for keeping your valuables and other allowed items)
- Health Forms (Pursuant to Memorandum No. 68, series of 2020)
- Negative RT-PCR Test Results, if applicable, or Certificate of Quarantine (Pursuant to Memorandum No. 68, series of 2020)
What to wear on examination day?
- For male examinees, a white polo shirt with a collar (without any seal, logo, or mark); decent pants or slacks
- For female examinees, a white blouse or shirt with a collar (without any seal, logo, or mark); decent pants or slacks
What is not allowed during board exams?
- Books, notes, review materials, and other printed materials containing coded information or formulas
- Programmable calculators or with embedded functions especially CASIO FX991ES and CASIO FX-991ES plus
- Apple, Samsung, and other smartwatches, cellular phones, ear plugs, transmitters, portable computers, Bluetooth, and other electronic devices which may be used for communication purposes;
- Bags of any kind
2023 Guidance Counselor Licensure Exam Schedule
Shown below is the schedule of exams for the 2023 guidance and counseling board exams:
|Date of Exam||Start of Application||Deadline of Application|
|August 16-17, 2023||May 22, 2023||July 24, 2023|
- Program for Guidance Counselor licensure exams for August 2023 from PRC
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