In recognition of its continued commitment to be the institutional model for quality assurance, SOCOTEC Certification International of United Kingdom awards the ISO 9001: 2005 certification to the Colombo Plan Staff College (CPSC) for its success in maintaining the conformity of its operations to ISO 9001:2015 standards.

Certificate of ISO 9001;2015 Certification awarded to CPSC by SOCOTEC Certification International The certification, issued on August 7, 2018 and received by the college on August 29, 2018, reports “the strengths of CPSC’s QMS and the activities that have been initiated by its different departments to meet their quality objectives and ensure external and internal customer satisfaction”. It recognizes CPSC’s excellence in “0rganizing demand-driven training programs, projects, accreditation and certification, research, information and communication technology (lCT) in technical and vocational education and training (TVET), and human resource development services”.

The certification remains as a mark of quality and excellence that CPSC has continually gained since 2001. It also indicates the successful transition of its system from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015 and carries over the tradition of effectively validating the quality of its operations by third-party assessors.

CPSC wishes to extend this recent achievement to the management team, the local staff members, the partners, the industry partners, the liaison officers and all the trainees who continues to trust CPSC’s mandate to develop the human resources capacity through TVET.