PRC brings mobile service closer to professionals

PANGASINAN– The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC)-Baguio Regional Office has brought anew its services closer and more accessible to professionals in the Ilocos through its mobile outreach service dubbed “Araw ng Propesyonal.”

According to PRC, the mobile outreach service was intended to decongest the regional office by delivering its services closer to clients for their comfort and convenience, saving them from cost of travel and other related expenses.

In Pangasinan, the mobile outreach services was conducted on August 26 at the CB Mall Events Center in Urdaneta City and on September 2  at the SM City Rosales.

The same event was also held in various areas in the other provinces of Region 1: September 1 (CICOSAT College in San Fernando City, La Union; September 3 (Provincial Capitol Auditorium in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte); September 8 (Candon City Hall in Ilocos Sur); and September 10 (Provincial Capitol conference room in Vigan City, Ilocos Sur).

Services offered during the mobile outreach service included initial registration for licensure examination passers; application for licensure examinations; renewal of professional ID card; release of professional ID card and certificate of registration (per prior request by the professional and subject to availability); issuance (upon request) of certificate of good standing; and issuance of certificates of passing and ratings for Nursing Licensure Exam, Licensure Examination for Teachers and Criminologists only.

Professionals who wanted to claim their professional ID card and/or board certificate on the said schedules were advised to send an e-mail at prcbaguio.regulations. [email protected] or [email protected] or text 0946-083-8240 / 0927-788-0145 at least three or four working days before the scheduled date. (From a report of April M. Montes, PIA Pangasinan)