Civil Service Exam Tips to Pass Easily
First, we have to know why there is a Civil Service exam. Civic service exams are implemented in various countries as a way to achieve an effective, rational public administration on a merit system. CS exams are conducted to establish a register of eligibles from which certification and appointment to the second and first level positions in the Civil Service shall be made, provided said eligibles meet the qualifications and other requirements of the positions.
Have you taken a Civil Service examination? If you already have successfully hurdled it, congratulations! If not, well, do not lose hope.
The scopes of the exams are as follows:
- Career Service Professional - In English and Filipino; Vocabulary, grammar and correct usage, paragraph organization, reading comprehension, analogy logic, and numerical reasoning
- Career Service Subprofessional
- In English and Filipino; Vocabulary, grammar and correct usage, paragraph organization, reading comprehension, spelling, clerical operations, and numerical reasoning
- Both Professional and Subprofessional levels of the examinations will have general information on the following areas: Philippine Constitution, Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees (R.A. 6713), Peace and Human Rights Issues and Concepts, and Environment Management and Protection.
To pass the test, the examinees should get a grade of at least 80.00. How to easily pass that rating?
Now, for those who did not meet the passing rate of 80% in the Career Service Examination, there is a facility in the CSC called Report of Rating (RoR) just in case you want to know your score and what field you failed. It is available on line.