What you need to know

  • CPD Verifiable

    Verifiable Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours with a completion certificate provided at the end of the course.

  • Flexible Learning

    Comprised of short videos, cases, and exercises which allow you to complete the content according to your schedule, for maximum convenience.

  • Experienced Facilitator

    Offered by an experienced facilitator who has taught Continuing Professional Development courses in Ethics to more than 2,000 CPAs in Canada.

Course curriculum

  • 1
    Welcome to Exploring the CPA Code!
    • How to navigate in this course
    • A Welcome Message from Maureen
    • Before we begin, three quick questions
  • 2
    Module 1: The CPA Code
    • Introduction to the CPA Code
    • Find Your Provincial/Territorial CPA Code of Professional Conduct
    • Check Your Learning
  • 3
    Module 2: Principles vs. Rules
    • Principles vs Rules
    • Small Case Scenario - Instructions
    • Case 1 - Unreturned Calls
    • Principles vs Rules - Check your Learning
  • 4
    Module 3: Contextual Pressures
    • Contextual Pressures in Accounting
    • Case 2: One too Many
    • Check Your Learning
  • 5
    Module 4: Ethical Dilemmas
    • Ethical Conflict Resolution
    • Case 3: The Board Volunteer - Part 1
    • Case 3: The Board Volunteer - Part 2: Ethical Conflict Resolution
    • Ethical Dilemmas - check your learning
  • 6
    Summary & Conclusion
    • Course Summary & Conclusion
    • Before you go...a quick survey, then watch for your completion certificate; and, remember to report your CPD hours!

Verifiable CPA Ethics CPD

As Chartered Professional Accountants (CPAs), we have a responsibility to abide by our profession's Code of Professional Conduct. This short course offers an opportunity to explore the code of conduct, both generally and through the use of small case scenarios. The course format includes video lessons, text lessons, and small cases. The CPD hours estimated for this course includes time for you to explore the cases using the CPA Code, to assist with your learning.
Verifiable CPA Ethics CPD


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