Are there any specific guidelines regarding the use of headphones during the PTE Listening section?

Yes, during the PTE listening section, you are required to use headphones provided by your test center. The use of personal headphones is usually not allowed. Using the provided headphones make sure a standardized audio experience for all the test-takers. Make sure the headphones are comfortable and well-fitted to help you concentrate properly during the listening tasks. Follow all the specified instructions given by the test center staff regarding the use of headphones on the exam day.