419 newly-promoted Fire Officers took their oath today, September 1, 2014 at the lobby of BFP-National Headquarters, Agham Road, Brgy. BagongPag-asa, Quezon City.

The batch of newly-promoted Fire Officers include twenty- four (24) Senior Fire Officers IV, fifty (50) Senior Fire Officers III, eighty-six (86) Senior Fire Officers II, ninety-two (92) Senior Fire Officers I, ninety-one (91) Fire Officers III, and seventy-six (76) Fire Officers II. SINSP ARCHIE R ANDUMANG read the Bureau Order and did the presentation of the newly- promoted Fire Officers. The oath taking was administered by BFP Officer-In-Charge, CSUPT CARLITO S ROMERO.

In his message, CSUPT ROMERO encouraged the newly-promoted Fire Officers to make their best of the break or opportunity given to them. He also reminded everyone to work hard, live by their efforts and for others, and be honest; thus, they will gain clarity in mind, joy in their heart, and peace in their soul. He ended his speech by saying, “let it be the beginning of forever.”