Introduction to Bribery and Corruption

Introduction to Bribery and Corruption
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2 Credits


Introduction to Bribery and Corruption consists of 10 lessons covering topics from illegal gratuities and economic extortion to conflicts of interest and red flags of corruption. This course will define and teach you to identify types of bribery and corruption, as well as provide you with guidelines to create an anti-corruption program.

Key Takeaways: 

Aspects of corruption schemes

Common forms of corruption

Ways parties can make corrupt payments

Red flags of corruption

Effective measures to prevent and detect corruption



You Will Learn How To:

Relate key information about the basic aspects of corruption schemes

Differentiate common forms of corruption

Recognize various ways in which parties can make corrupt payments

Identify red flags of corruption

Recognize effective measures to prevent and detect various forms of corruption

Table of Contents

Lesson 1 Course Introduction
Lesson 2 Introduction to Corruption
Lesson 3 Bribery and Kickbacks
Lesson 4 Illegal Gratuities
Lesson 5 Economic Extortion
Lesson 6 Conflicts of Interest
Lesson 7 Methods of Making Corrupt Payments
Lesson 8 Red Flags of Corruption
Lesson 9 Preventing and Detecting Corruption
Lesson 10 Conclusion

CPE Information

CPE Credit: 2
NASBA Information: Auditing
Advanced Preparation: None
Last Updated: July 2022
Delivery Method: QAS Self-Study


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