The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) Baguio Regional Office is now accepting first-time applications through the Online Application System (OAS) for the June 30 and July 1, 2012 Nurses Licensure Examination.
Applicants can apply through OAS from April 21 to May 17 only. On May 18 (deadline), applicants have to apply at PRC Baguio.
The OAS is limited initially to Baguio, Cabanatuan, Dagupan and Laoag examinees. Ilocos Region Satellite Office in San Fernando City, La Union will process manual applications only.
Applicants can file online on any computer with internet, through the following steps:
1. Visit www.prcbaguio.blogspot.com for instructions and CLICK the Online Application System (OAS) link at www.prc.gov.ph.
2. Encode examination-related information thru the Data Entry Form.
3. Click SAVE and OK to submit your examination request.
4. Wait for Appointment Notice through email for your appointment (date and time you will go to PRC Baguio). Do not go to PRC Baguio without an Appointment Notice.
5. On your appointment date/time:
5.1 Proceed to CSCMPC to pay for documentary stamps and postage-stamped PRC envelope;
5.2 Proceed to Window A (Processor) and submit the following:
a. One (1) passport size picture for scanning;
b. Notice of Admission (NOA) or Official Report of Ratings or PRC Official Receipt of previous NLE;
c. In case of change of surname due to marriage by female married applicant, present original and photocopy of NSO Marriage Certificate. For change of Name or Date of Birth due to Court Decision, submit original and photocopy of annotated NSO Birth Certificate (and Annotated NSO Marriage Certificate for female married applicant) or certified copy of Finality and Court Decision.
5.3 Receive your Nurse Application Form (NAF) from the Processor;
5.4 Proceed to Window B (Cashier) and pay Application Fee of P900.00;
5.5 Proceed to Window C (Issuing Officer) and submit NAF with your requirements and postage-stamped PRC envelope;
5.6 Receive your Notice of Admission (NOA) and Examinee’s Guide.
5.7 Download and print Examination Program at www.prcbaguio.blogspot.com.
Nueva Ecija, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, and Pangasinan applicants MUST apply through OAS before their applications will be processed during the scheduled Araw ng Propesyonal, as follows:
Agew/Araw ng Propesyonal Venue
May 8 ( 9:00AM - 5:00PM) Bayambang Covered Court, Bayambang, Pangasinan
May 8 & 9 ( 9:00AM - 5:00PM) MMSU - Laoag City, Ilocos Norte
May 10 (10:00AM - 5:00PM) University of Northern Phils, Vigan City, Ilocos Sur
May 11 (8:00AM - 12:00NN) University of Northern Phils, Vigan City, Ilocos Sur
May 12 (9:00AM - 5:00PM) Colegio de Dagupan, Dagupan City, Pangasinan