MANILA, Philippines – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced the details and application schedule of the 2020 Special Professional Licensure Examination (SPLE) formerly known as SPLBE for countries in the Middle East and Asia (Singapore) for the year 2020.

As posted, the 2020 SPLE will be conducted on July 31 and August 1 & 2, 2020 in testing centers in Abu-Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; Al Ahmadi, Kuwait; Al-Khobar, KSA; Doha, Qatar; Jeddah, KSA;        Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain; Riyadh, KSA and Singapore.

PRC announced that the commission will administer SPLE of the following programs.

  • Architects
  • Certified Public  Accountants
  • Chemical Engineers
  • Civil Engineers
  • Dentists
  • Electronics Engineers
  • Electronics Technicians
  • Environmental Planners
  • Geodetic Engineers
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Certified Plant Mechanics
  • Master Plumbers
  • Midwives
  • Nurses
  • Physical Therapists
  • Professional Teachers
  • Psychologists
  • Psychometrician
  • Registered Electrical Engineers
  • Registered Master Electrician
  • Radiologic Technologists
  • X-Ray Technologists
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Veterinarians


PRC said that interested applicants shall apply online via SPLE Online Licensure Exam and Registration System.

Upon completion of online application, the applicant shall submit the photocopies of basic and specific requirements together with printed and signed application form at Philippine Overseas Labor Offices (POLO) on or before May 1, 2020 (deadline). POLO will then submit the pre-qualified applicants to PRC on or before May 8, 2020. The list of conditionally approved applicants will be posted at PRC official website which shall then be forwarded to the eight (8)testing locations.


  • Printed and signed online application form.
  • Photocopy of Transcript of Records with or without scanned picture
  • Photocopy of valid passport
  • Two (2) pieces of passport size picture with complete nametag and white background

Original copies of the documents mentioned above shall be presented by the examinee and will be validated by PRC SPLE team on respective venue of assignment.


Aside from the basic requirements posted above, these specific documents required by each regulatory boards shall be secured by the applicant, courtesy of the Professional Regulation Commission.


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