The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region held a Quality Management System (QMS) Awareness and Understanding Training on ISO 9001:2015 Standard for its personnel, January 27-28, via the Zoom platform.

This activity aimed at providing all MGB MIMAROPA employees with a refresher on the importance and benefits of QMS implementation and adhering to the ISO 9001:2015 standard.

The MGB MIMAROPA Region is set to undergo its first surveillance audit this first quarter after it was recommended for ISO 9001:2015 recertification in February 2021.

Its management system covers the processes under the Office of the Regional Director; Geosciences Division; Mine Management Division; Mine Safety, Environment, and Social Development Division; and Finance and Administrative Division – all confirmed to be in compliance with the ISO 9001:2015 standard.

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RD Edwin M. Mojares, Ph.D. emphasizes the importance of QMS implementation in the organization in his message for the two-day training.

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