Different Art Centre attains prestigious ISO certification

08 August, 2023

The Different Art Centre, a division of the Academy of Magical Sciences, has achieved a remarkable milestone by being bestowed with the prestigious ISO certification from the International Organization for Standardization. This significant accolade stands as a testament to the institution's unwavering dedication to providing world-class facilities that cater to the well-being and growth of differently-abled children.

The ISO certification was awarded to the Different Art Centre in recognition of its exceptional efforts in catering to children with varying abilities. This achievement encompasses a multitude of factors, including the implementation of specialized training modules, meticulous record-keeping practices, stringent hygiene standards, and the deployment of high-calibre personnel resources. The institution's commitment to nurturing and empowering these children has truly set a new standard in the realm of care and development.

Amid an event graced by the distinguished presence of Mr Soorya Krishnamoorthy, founder of the Soorya Stage and Film Society, the ISO certification was officially presented at the enchanting premises of the Different Art Centre, Magic Planet at Kinfra Film & Video Park Campus, Trivandrum. The momentous occasion witnessed Mr Jojith Jose, Director of Operations at Aligned Global Assurance, conferring the certification to Mr. Gopinath Muthukad, the visionary Executive Director of the Different Art Centre.

Underpinning the institution's unparalleled commitment, Mr Soorya Krishnamoorthy, the esteemed chief guest, commended the Different Art Centre for its outstanding contribution to setting a benchmark for providing internationally acclaimed amenities tailored for differently-abled children. He further highlighted the institution's emphasis on cleanliness, remarking that its commitment should inspire others to follow suit and replicate this model of excellence.

Gopinath Muthukad, Executive Director of DAC thanked the contributions by Mr Tomy Varghese, member of the Advisory Board of DAC and said “It was Tomy Varghese who recognized the importance of such certification for DAC and took the initiative to champion and guide the compliance process with an unwavering determination while providing support to the DAC team." "He played a pivotal role to successfully accomplish this milestone.”, Muthukad added.

Among the distinguished attendees were Mr Sarath Kumar - Dubai Quality Middle East Consultant, as well as Miss Rakhee Rajan - Operations Manager at Magic Planet, and Miss Aswathi Nishanth - Accounts Manager at Magic Planet.

The Different Art Centre's attainment of the ISO certification stands as an attestation to its visionary leadership and resolute dedication to fostering an inclusive environment that empowers and uplifts differently-abled children. This remarkable accomplishment further solidifies its position as a vanguard in the field of child development and welfare, motivating others to strive for comparable levels of excellence.