NPC’s chess team wins third runner-up in the GCAA Chess Tournament
The NPC chess team finishes as third runner-up in the recently concluded chess tournament of the Government Corporations Athletic Association (GCAA).
NPC holds Fire Safety Seminar & Drill for SPUG-EMOD
NPC through the Training and Development Division has organized a three-day Fire Safety Seminar and Drill for employees and plant personnel of its SPUG Eastern Mindanao Operations Division in Mintal, Davao City.
The first two days included lectures and hands-on exercises where participants tried extinguishing LPG on fire and fire on water and gasoline drums. On the third day, an earthquake and fire drill was held to assess their learning from the lecture. Even the TransCo employees, the construction workers of the new office building and some local barangay officers joined the drill.
The drill was given a rating of very satisfactory from NPC’s CRT members Mr. Roger Dormido and Mr. Romeo Francisco.
Earthquake and fire drills are held in NPC offices to constantly remind the employees the proper actions to take during occurrence of such disasters.
NPC launches drug abuse awareness and prevention campaign
To raise awareness on the adverse effects of drug abuse and the salient features of Republic Act 9165 or the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2001, NPC through the Administration and Finance Group has conducted a seminar on Drug Abuse Awareness and Prevention.
The seminar was conducted by Mr. Jose Patrick Madayag of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency and attended by 140 personnel from NPC Head Office.
The program is in compliance with the Dangerous Drugs Board Regulation No. 2 series of 2004 and CSC Memo on the mandatory random drug test for public officials and employees.
A similar activity will also be held in NPC’s satellite offices.
NPC’s CRT leads another earthquake and fire drill
In its pursuit to always keep its employees alert and informed, NPC through its Contingency Response Team conducted an earthquake and fire drill on Friday, September 21, 2018.
The drill was observed and assessed by the Safety Organization of the Philippines for points of improvement.
NPC’s CRT is headed by Mr. Roel Manansala of the General Services Department.
NPC conducts training on basic life support and first aid for select employees
NPC recently conducted a basic life support and first aid training for select employees at the NPC Training Center in Bagac, Bataan.