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  1. Hi! I would like to ask what the CPD requirement is for CHE for 2022? And what is the equivalent CPD points for a Master’s Degree? Thank you very much.

    1. Hi Engr. Bismonte,

      As of now, PRC has not lifted the transition period for the CPD points meaning only 15 units are required when renewing the PRC license. However, if you graduate from a Masters Degree within the 3 years period prior to the renewal, you will be granted full points. Your chapter should be able to assist you on this. If you do not have a chapter, please advise which chapter you prefer so that we can facilitate connecting you to the chapter of your preference.

      1. Good day, can I be a member in two or more chapters at the same time? I need to catch up on my cpd points so I am looking to register with other chapters. Question two: worst case scenario if I don’t have enough cpd points on time, can I renew late? Any penalty or time limit for late renewal? Question 3: wrt above question, does MBA count or should it be MSCHE only? Thank you very much sir.

        1. You can only be a member of one chapter at a time but you can move from one chapter to another. As of now, you can renew your PRC license with only 15 CPD units or signing the undertaking upon application for renewal. Graduate and post graduate degrees should be aligned to the ChE profession.

  2. Hi, I want to renew my ChE license. How many CPD points to I need. What are the course offerings available?
    I am located in Silang Cavite.

  3. Hi Engr. Delos Santos!
    Currently, PRC still requires 15 CPD points for license renewal. However, for first time renewal especially after graduation, CPD points requirements are waived. On the other hand, if CPD points are not yet sufficient, applicant can apply for undertaking. If you do not have a chapter, please advise which chapter you prefer so that we can facilitate connecting you to the chapter of your preference.
    Thank you!

  4. Hi, my PICHE membership has expired and I want to transfer chapters. I was previously a member from Baguio-Benguet, but I am residing in Pampanga. Is there an office nearby where I can renew?

    1. Hi Engr. Fondevilla,

      You can choose a chapter based on your work location or home location. Kindly advise which chapter you prefer so that we can facilitate your connection to the chapter.

  5. Hi. I’m currently working and residing in Cebu City. May you please assist me to register in Cebu Chapter?
    Thank you.

  6. Good evening. My membership has already expired and i want to transfer my chapter from cebu to eastern visayas/southern leyte chapter. How can I do this? Thank you.

    1. You can advise Cebu Chapter of your intention to transfer to Tacloban Chapter then join the chapter.

      I will forward your email address to Tacloban Chapter to connect.

  7. I would like to renew my membership and know what chapter should I join. I work in Quezon City and live in Pasig. Thank you.

  8. Hi, my ChE license will expire on 2025. Would it still be 15 units for renewal during that time. What are the course offerings available?
    Thank you so much. I am located currently in Pasay City.

    1. You can renew your PRC license within 6 months from expiration. 15 cpd units are required for renewal. Are you a member of a PIChE Chapter?

    1. Simply apply for membership at any one of the PIChE Chapters and they will facilitate your membership application. Please advise which chapter you prefer to join.

  9. Hello! I am a chemical engineer for 3 years already, I do not yet have a chapter. I was signing up for the PICHE Convention for the 1st time, and it required me to join a Chapter.
    I am currently residing in Vito Cruz, and working in Las Piñas. Please help.

    1. You may join a chapter based on your residence or your place of work. Currently, in the NCR area, the nearest chapter to you would be the Metro Manila South or the Metro Manila East Chapter. Kindly advise which chapter you prefer so we can facilitate connection to the chapter.

  10. Hello! My license will expire in 2025. I already waived my CPD points from my previous renewal. May I ask how many units should I need to comply to be able to renew next year? Thank you.

    1. Hi Engr. Benitez, currently you can still renew with only 15 CPD units. The undertaking signed previously will not be required based on the recent resolution issued on PRC license renewal.

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