December 8, 2016 (Thursday), The Institute of Quality Management (IPQ) UUM has received the 5S benchmarking visit from the National Golf Academy UUM. The group was headed by Mr. Nik Kamarul Anuar Abdullah, the Assistant Registrar of National Golf Academy UUM, and 3 staff from the department. The visit aims to gain experience and sharing of information on the implementation of the Quality Environment (5S / QE) in IPQ.
The delegation was welcomed by the 5S Committee / QE IPQ headed by Dr. Narentheren A / L Kaliappen, the Manager for the Division of National Competitiveness, and Advisor to the Promotion Committee 5S / QE IPQ. IPQ also publishes the 5S Quality Environment Practice / QE Manual which is being promoted to share the success of IPQ in the implementation of this agenda.
The event was also filled with information sessions regarding to the success of IPQ certified 5S / QE MPC in 2015 and 2016, namely the certification at the national level followed by a brief presentation on the related 5S activities by the Assistant Promotion Committee Chairman 5S/QE IPQ, Mr. Mohd Farhan Ismail.
"We thank the IPQ for sharing knowledge and experience with us and God willing we will put it into practice when we return to the office later," said Mr. Nik Kamarul Anuar Abdullah in his speech. The ceremony ended with a tour around the two divisions of IPQ - the Administration and Competitiveness Division (BPDS) and the Quality of Excellence System Division (BSKK).