New Requirements for RME Examination

Prescribing New Documentary Requirements for the Registered Master Electricians Licensure Examination

New Documentary Requirements starting with the 2023 Registered Master Electricians Licensure Examination:

For First-Timer

Documentary Requirements:

1. PSA Birth Certificate
2. PSA Marriage Certificate/Contract (for married female applicants)
3. TOR (with name of the course, date of graduation, and S.O. (B) number), unless exempt therefrom due to accreditation of the course by the CHED, TESDA, DECS or to being a state school/college, or Diploma, in the case of high school graduates.
4. NBI Clearance (valid for at least 6 months on the day of filing of application)

5. Certificate of Employment or any equivalent document to prove the required years of apprenticeship:

  • Those who completed 3 years of BSEE or engineering technology course (1 year)
  • Those who completed 2 year vocational electricians course (2 years) 
  • Those who completed 1 year vocational electricians course (3 years) 
  • Those who are high school graduates (5 years)

6. Certificate or affidavit on specific record of practice to include, but NOT limited to, the following:


NC II – Electrical Installation and Maintenance

NC II – Electrical Power Distribution Line Construction

NC III – Electrical Installation and Maintenance

NC III – Electrical Power Distribution Operation and Maintenance

b) Apprenticeship Affidavit issued by instructors, trainors/supervisors who are registered electrical practitioners themselves, as validated and concurred by the AIPO (Accredited Integrated Professional Organization).

For Repeaters:

1. NBI Clearance (valid for at least 6 months on day of filing of application)

  • Subject to payment of examination fees

This resolution shall supersede Annex A of Board Resolution No. 03 (s. 2018) and all other issuances inconsistent herewith. The Board may, however, make future adjustments or modifications in this list of examination requirements as may be reasonable and necessary.

This Resolution shall take effect after (15) days following the completion of its publication in the Official Gazette or in any newspaper of general circulation in the Philippines.

Let a copy hereof be furnished the University of the Philippines Law Center and the Association of Deans of Philippine Colleges of Electrical Engineering. Further, herein updated list of requirements for the RMELE shall be included in the consolidated Table of Requirements for the Licensure Examinations, for the guidance and reference of all concerned.

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