SPLBE Program: September 2017 Master Plumbers Board Exam for OFWs

By | June 12, 2017

splbe program september 2017 Master Plumbers board exam ofw

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) together with Board of Master Plumbers will administer the Special Professional Licensure Board Examinations (SPLBE) for  September 2017 Master Plumbers Board Exam in the Middle East for Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW).

SPLBE for Master Plumbers will take place on September 1 & 2, 2017 in testing centers located in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE); Doha, Qatar; Riyadh, Jeddah, and Al-Khobar in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; Al Ahmadi, Kuwait; Muscat, Oman; and Tel Aviv, Israel.

Deadline for Filing of Application is extended until June 16, 2017, only.


The two (2) days master plumbers examination, covered the following topics: Plumbing Arithmetic; Sanitation, Plumbing Design and Installation; Plumbing Code; and Practical Problems.


  1. Applicants shall apply online via this LINK.
  2. After completing the online transaction the applicants shall submit to the Philippine Overseas Labor Offices (POLO) the printed and signed Application Form together with photocopies of documents as identified below. Deadline for submission is on Friday, June 16, 2017.

  3. The POLO will submit to PRC the list of pre-qualified applicants for the various discipline/boards at latest by Friday, June 23, 2017.

  4. Applicants shall submit the printed on-line application forms (signed and with thumb mark affixed) together with the following documentary requirements to the POLOs for initial evaluation/screening.


  • Photocopy of Transcript of Records (with or without scanned picture)
  • Photocopy of Valid Passport

The originals of the above documents shall be presented to the PRC Examination Team for validation upon their arrival at their respective venue of assignment.

  • Two (2) passport size pictures with complete name tag.
  • Professional Regulatory Board (PRB) – Specific Original Documents


  1. For graduates of BS Civil Engineering, BS Architecture, BS Mechanical Engineering, BS Sanitary Engineering, BS Chemical Engineering and BS Mining Engineering – Transcript of Records

  2. For High School Graduates/Vocational/College Graduates of other courses – at least 5 years in actual plumbing work under the supervision of a Registered Master Plumber and High School Diploma/Transcript of Records


All registered examinees must bring their original documents for final evaluation and four (4) pieces passport size pictures with a name tag. Notice of Admission will be issued at the POLO/testing centers.

Also, examinees shall bring the following requirements on examination day. Two or more pencils No. 1 or 2/ Black ink ballpen, long brown and plastic/transparent envelopes and Non-programmable calculators.

Do not bring the following inside the examination rooms/premises: Books, notes, review materials, and other printed materials containing coded data/ information/formula; Programmable calculators; Mobile phone, beepers, portable computers or similar gadgets/devices; Bags of any kind (ladies bag, shoulder bag, attache case, backpack, etc.); other examination aides not stated in the program.

Candidates are not allowed to leave the examination rooms, borrow anything or communicate with one another on any subject matter. Every candidate is required to bring food (placed inside transparent/plastic bags) inside during the examination. Food of any kind carried by any person intended for the candidate during the examination is not allowed.

LIST OF SPLBE Program on September 2017:


To be a registered master plumbers, the candidate must have obtained an average of at least seventy-five percent (75%) in all subjects, with no rating below fifty percent (50%) in any subject.


To receive an update about September 2017 Master Plumbers Special Professional Licensure Board Examinations (SPLBE) in the Middle East visit PRC official website or follow us on our social media pages via Facebook and Twitter. And you may bookmark this page for easy access. – Philboardresults.com

Source: http://www.prc.gov.ph/uploaded/documents/SPLBE_MASTERPLUMBER_boardprogram_SEPT2017.pdf