The iGovPhil Project officially adopts the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0) as the accessibility standard for all its related web development and services. WCAG 2.0 is also an international standard, ISO 40500. This certifies it as a stable and referenceable technical standard.

WCAG 2.0 contains 12 guidelines organized under 4 principles: Perceivable, Operable, Understandable, and Robust (POUR for short). There are testable success criteria for each guideline. Compliance to these criteria is measured in three levels: A, AA, or AAA. A guide to understanding and implementing Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 is available at:

All iGovPhil Project services and content are currently moving towards WCAG Level A compliance. Work is being done to make the system fully compliant with this level.

Combination keys used for each browser:
  • Chrome for Linux press (Alt+Shift+shortcut_key)
  • Chrome for Windows press (Alt+shortcut_key)
  • Chrome for MAC OS press (ctrl+opt+shortcut_key)
  • Safari for MAC OS press (ctrl+opt+shortcut_key)
  • For Firefox press (Alt+Shift+shortcut_key)
  • For Internet Explorer press (Alt+Shift+shortcut_key) then press (enter)
Shortcut Keys Combination Activation:
  • Home Page (Combination + H): Redirecting to homepage.
  • Main Content (Combination + R): View the content section of the current page.
  • FAQ (Combination + Q): FAQ page.
  • Contact (Combination + C): Contact page or form inquiries.
  • Feedback (Combination + K): Feedback page.
  • Site Map (Combination + M): Site map (footer agency) section of the page.
  • Search (Combination + S): Search page.
  • Press ESC or CLICK the close the button to close this dialog box.
November 2016 Geologists Licensure Examination

Manila, November 8, 2016 --- The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) together with the Board of Geology will conduct the Board Licensure Examination for Geologists for three hundred ninety seven (397) examinees in Manila on November 8 (Tuesday), 9 (Wednesday) & 10 (Thursday), 2016.

Room assignments can be accessed through this LINK. Visiting the assigned school/building for environment and transport familiarization is recommended.

Examinees are advised to report at their designated rooms before 6:30 in the morning. Late examinees will not be admitted to take the Examination.

On examination day, please bring your Notice of Admission (NOA), Official Receipt, pencils no. 1 or 2, black ball pen, metered-stamped window mailing envelope, long brown and long plastic envelopes. Examinees must follow the prescribed dress code to wear plain white polo shirts with collar and decent pants or slacks.

On the second day of the examination, examinees must bring hand lens, streak plate, hand magnet, etch for rocks and minerals identification. On the third day of the examination they must have a protractor scale or protractor and ruler and magnifying glass.

Program of the Board Licensure Examination for Geologists can be accessed HERE.

Prohibited Acts inside the Examination Room and corresponding penalties may be viewed on this LINK.

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