MANILA, Philippines — The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 1,057 out of 1,759 passed the various grades of the written phase of the Marine Engineer Officers Licensure Examinations given by the Board for Marine Engineer Officers in Manila this September
The results were released after four working days from the last day of examinations.
Registration for the issuance of Certificate of Registration and Professional Identification Cards for those who are exempted in the practical assessment will start on Wednesday, September 29, 2010 until October 15, 2010 in the Central Office and on Wednesday, September 29, 2010 until October 8, 2010 in the Regional Offices.
In addition, 419 applicants were approved for upgrading without examination as Chief Engineer Officers as per Board Res. No. 73 dated June 4, 2010, Board Res. No. 77 dated June 21, 2010, Board Res. No. 84 dated July 7, 2010, Board Res. No. 93 dated July 27, 2010, Board Res. No. 101 dated Aug. 13, 2010, Board Res. No. 108 dated Aug. 20, 2010 and Board Res. No. 119 dated Sept. 8, 2010 Series of 2010.
The oath-taking ceremony of the successful examinees as well as the previous ones who have not taken their Oath of Professional and those who opted to submit ERS Assessment Certificates will be held before the Board on Friday, October 29, 2010 at 1 p.m. at the S.M.X., Seashell Drive, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City.
Certificate of Competency and Certificate of Endorsement shall be distributed during the oathtaking ceremony to the Chief Engineers and Second Engineers who successfully passed the board examinations and completed the required STCW 95 compulsory training and sea service.
They shall proceed to MEOD and STCW section for registration and validation as soon as possible in order to expedite the processing of the above-mentioned certificates.
Registration for membership with the Marine Engineer Officers Association of the Philippines (MEOAP) will start on Wednesday, September 29, 2010.
The successful examinees who garnered the two highest places in the Chief Engineer licensure examination (Written Phase) are the following:
1. Alex Serrano Dela Cerna, Technological University Of The Philippines-Manila, 81.75;
2. Glen Santos Lucas, Philippine Merchant Marine Academy, 80.75; Ronald Dela Cruz Tagle, Philippine Merchant Marine Academy, 80.75
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