Once a fraud scandal goes public, the “what, when, where and how” become a matter of public record. But what about the “why”? What drives these individuals to lie, cheat and swindle? Understanding the path a fraudster takes from employee to criminal can provide valuable insight that can help strengthen
your anti-fraud initiatives and make your fraud examinations more successful.
Take a fascinating look inside the mind of a fraudster during this one-day ACFE course. Through discussions of human behavior, video interviews with convicted fraudsters and interactive problem-solving, you will gain a deeper understanding of motivations
and personality traits common to many fraudsters.
No courses are scheduled at this time. Please view our Calendar of Events for other upcoming seminars.
You Will Learn How To:
Recognize common characteristics of fraud perpetrators
See what societal and organizational factors can lead to fraud
Recognize red flags of employee behavior
Use behavioral knowledge to enhance your fraud examination
Design anti-fraud programs to include behavioral characteristics
Who Should Attend:
Certified Fraud Examiners and other anti-fraud professionals
Attorneys, legal professionals and law enforcement personnel
Detectives and private investigators
Internal and external auditors, CPAs, CAs and forensic accountants
Governance, risk management and compliance officers
Loss prevention and security professionals
This course satisfies the ACFE’s requirement of two Ethics CPE hours per year. To read more about the Ethics CPE requirement for CFEs, please visit
Field of Study
Specialized Knowledge and Applications
Event Cancellation Policy
cancellation policy is intended to keep costs low for attendees. Due to financial obligations incurred by ACFE, Inc. you must cancel your registration prior to the start of the event. Cancellations received less than 14 calendar days prior to an event start date are subject to a $100 administrative fee. No refunds or credits will be given for cancellations received on or after the start date of the event. Those who do not cancel and do not attend are responsible for the full registration fee.
ACFE seminars are unmatched in scope and effectiveness and backed by our unconditional satisfaction guarantee. If you attend an ACFE event and are not completely satisfied, please contact an ACFE Member Services Representative at
MemberServices@ACFE.com or call (800) 245-3321 / +1 (512) 478-9000.
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