The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 1,148 out of 2,077 passed the various grades of the written phase of the MARINE ENGINEER OFFICERS LICENSURE EXAMINATIONS given by the Board of Marine Engineer Officers in Manila this May 2008. The results of examination with respect to three (3) examinees were withheld pending final determination of their liabilities under the rules and regulations governing licensure examinations.
The members of the Board for Marine Engineer Officers are Engr. Jose G. Abugan, Chairman; Engr. Miguel O. Marasigan, Vice-Chairman; Engr. Victoriano A. Alojado, Engr. Ferdinand R. Pascua and Engr. Eldefonso G. Uba, Members.
Registration for the issuance of Certificate of Registration and Professional Identification Cards for those who are exempted in the practical assessment at the Central Office will start on Tuesday, May 27, 2008 until June 5, 2008 and in the Regional Offices from May 27, 2008 to June 2, 2008.
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 STCW95 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.
The oathtaking 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 Tuesday, June 17, 2008 at 1:00 o'clock in the afternoon at the Manila Hotel, One Rizal Park, Manila.