Are you taking the Career Service Examination this Sunday, March 15, 2020? The Civil Service Commission (CSC) has just announced the suspension of the said exam as a preemptive health measure to mitigate the rise in the number of COVID-19 cases.
A total of 293,845 individuals registered and were supposed to take the test in 66 testing centers nationwide. Of the figure, an estimated 253,419 will take the Professional Level of exam while an estimated 40,426 will attempt to hurdle the Subprofessional Level.
The suspension is also in compliance to Proclamation No. 922 signed by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte declaring a State of Public Health Emergency throughout the Philippines and calling for the implementation of urgent, critical measures to contain the spread of COVID-19.
For more details and for clarification, examinees are advised to directly call their CSC Regional Offices (complete directory is available on CSC website), the Contact Center ng Bayan 165-65 or the CSC’s Public Assistance Center at (02) 8951-2575 or 8951-2576.