The Management of MORESCO-1 undertakes the initiative of pursuing the ISO 9001:2015 Certification
by 2023. As a kick-off, the Quality Management Office facilitated the GAP Assessment and ISO
9001:2015 Awareness Training held last September 12th and 15th respectively.
The resource person was Mr. Angel “Jong” G. Fernandez, Principal Consultant and CEO of AGF
Consulting Group Philippines. He holds a profound background in consulting industry both local and
international, one of which was being the ISO 9001:2015 Lead Auditor of IRCA (International Register of
The first given training was on Gap Assessment to assess if the current practices of MORESCO-1 Quality
Management System are compliant with the ISO 9001:2015 Standard and identify the improvements
needed for ISO Certification.
The second part of this training series was on ISO Awareness which was actively participated by process
owners with planning workshop for the Quality Management System of MORESCO-1.
For the activity to be more meaningful, GM Jovel Ubay-Ubay gave words of encouragement to the
participants, emphasizing the importance of establishing effective processes for operational efficiency.
There will be more training series in the months to come as part of M1’s preparation for ISO
These initiatives aim to improve the business operation of MORESCO-1 to provide consistent quality
service to its Member-Consumer-Owners.