On 03 November 2015, Quality Management Institute (IPQ) held a Thanksgiving ceremony to celebrate the success of IPQ in obtaining the 5S/QE MPC certification on 7 October 2015. The ceremony was attended by all IPQ staff and Mr Rosley Che Ros, Senior Manager of Uniutama Property Sdn. Bhd. (UPSB). Among the PTJs that helped IPQ in the process of obtaining the certificate were the Department of Development and Maintenance (JPP) and UPSB.
The ceremony began with doa recital led by Dr. Mohd. Farihal Osman followed by welcome speech by the Director of IPQ, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Haim Hilman Abdullah in which he asked all IPQ staff to work more diligently so as to gain more success in the future.
The ceremony was also graced by IPQ 5S award presentation, namely Best Desk Award, Best Person In Charge (PIC) Award, Best Head of Zone Award, Best Committee Award and Best Zone Award.
The winners of the 5S awards are as follows:
Best 5S Desk Award: Miss Norsila Ellias
Best 5S Person In Charge (PIC) Award: Miss Norzalida Abdul Aziz (PIC Prayer Room Quality Excellence System Zone)
Best Head of 5S Zone Award: Miss Ku Ainarohaya Ku Aziz
Best 5S Committee Award: Training Committee
Best 5S Zone Award: Quality Excellence System Zone
During the event, IPQ Staff Welfare Club also celebrated birthday for the staff born in September, October and November, namely Dr. Noor Hasmini Abd. Ghani, Mdm. Faizah Ibrahim, Mr. Mohd. Farhan Ismail dan Miss Norsila Ellias.
Also in the event, Mdm. Rozaime Ilyas and Mdm. Nur Hazlina Ghazali received the Staff of the Month Award for September and October respectively.
The ceremony ended with luncheon. Among the food served include nasi hujan panas, bihun soto, sate and cake.