Business Ethics: Helping Businesses Succeed by Addressing Waste and Abuse

Business Ethics Helping Businesses Succeed
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2 Credits


In Business Ethics, you will learn how to leverage your skills to transcend the label of being just a compliance officer in your organization and become a trusted advisor to the management team. The course focuses on the strategies and tools that will demonstrate to management how the same tools that strengthen accountability can also improve profitability and cash flow.


Knowledge of basic fraud prevention and detection concepts

You Will Learn How To:

Determine the components recommended to develop and implement an ethics program at your organization

Select areas for compliance testing that will identify waste and abuse

Assess an organization and facilitate an enterprise risk management evaluation

Recall effective methods to streamline performance measurement goals and reporting to ensure that actionable data is provided in real time

Identify methods to promote ethical behavior

Differentiate between various business ethics models

Identify common misconceptions about ethics

CPE Information

This course fulfills the annual ethics CPE requirement for CFEs. Learn more about the ethics CPE requirements for CFEs.
CPE Credit: 2 Credits
NASBA Information: Behavioral Ethics
Advanced Preparation: None
Last Updated: February 2021
Delivery Method: QAS Self-Study


Sheila Keefe, CFE, CPA - Presenter


CPE Credit

Please note: To be eligible for CPE credit, you must complete the final exam within one year of purchase date. You may only claim CPE credit for a course once.

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  • Internet access: High-speed connection recommended
  • Speakers required for video sound


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