DOST XI BEI certifiers take oath
Davao City (6 March) -- Seventeen (17) employees of the Department of Science and Technology Regional Office No. XI (DOST XI) took their oath as certifiers of the Board of Election Inspectors (BEIs) before the Officer-in-Charge, Mr. Eduardo P. Tesorero, on March 1, 2010 at Villa Margarita Hotel in Bajada, Davao City after having taken the written examination.
They will compose the pool of BEI certifiers from dost created by virtue of R.A. 9369, otherwise known as the Amended Automated Election System (AES) Law.
The DOST XI Certifiers will administer written and practical examination to 6,862 teachers in Region XI on Precinct Count Optical Scanner (PCOS) operation. The teachers will undergo training to be conducted by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) and the Department of Education (DepEd). At least one certified member of the BEI will be assigned in each of the 3,431 clustered precincts regionwide. (PIA) [top]