Per Civil Service Commission Examination Advisory No. 03, s. 2017 dated January 11, 2017, the CSC announces that there will be no conduct of the Fire Officer Examination (FOE) and Penology Officer Examination (POE) for 2017.

Existing policy prescribes the conduct of FOE and POE in 2016 and every other year thereafter. As such, said examinations will be conducted again in 2018. An examination announcement will be issued by the CSC by the 4th quarter of 2017.