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Ethics, integrity & professionalism

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Based on the AICPA Competency Framework: Employee Benefit Plan Auditing, these learning resources are designed to enhance CPAs’ knowledge and skills necessary to perform high-quality employee benefit plan audit engagements. Use these resources to build competencies around auditing employee benefit plans and set yourself apart in the market so that clients and employers feel confident in your work and ability to conduct these audits.

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Ethics and Professional Conduct: Updates

This webcast provides a timely update and refresher on the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct. You will review the conceptual framework and independence provisions for...

Webcast Ethics, integrity & professionalism

AICPA Code: Ethics in Practice

This webcast details what you need out of the AICPA Code of Professional Ethics. You will explore the various ethical pronouncements and changes occurring in the...

Webcast Ethics, integrity & professionalism

COSO Internal Control Certificate Program - GA

September 12, 2018 - September 14, 2018 - Atlanta, GA - The new certificate, through a blend of self-paced learning and live interactive training, offers you a unique...

Conference – Live Internal control Foundational

Professional Ethics for CPAs in Business and Industry

This ethics CPE course uses multimedia and interactive case studies to provide an overview of the ethics standards that apply under the AICPA Code of Professional...

Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Professional Ethics: 2018 Update and Refresher

Provides a brief refresher on important ethics requirements which will help ensure that your services are performed with integrity and objectivity, and, where...

Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Real-World Business Ethics for CPAs in A&A

Explore ethical issues in the context of actual regulatory and court proceedings that were resolved both in favor of and against A&A professionals in public practice.

Conference – Virtual Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Ethics: Non-Attest Service, Integrity, and Objectivity

Evaluating the AICPA's Code of Professional Conduct, this course offers critical guidance for handling conflicts of interest. Through interactive case studies,...

Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Selected Topics in Professional Ethics

Describing the basic tenets of ethical and professional conduct, this course covers the principles of ethics and explains why the code is necessary and how it is...

Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Professional Ethics: The AICPA's Comprehensive Course

Learn the most up-to-date AICPA, SEC, and GAO ethics rules. Through interactive case studies, exercises and illustrative graphics, this CPE course covers the basic...

Course – Textbook,   Course – Online Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Advanced Auditing of Employee Benefit Plans: Client Acceptance or Continuation

This CPE course offers case studies and advanced learning exercises to enhance your expertise on advanced auditing of Employee Benefit Plans: Client Acceptance or...

Course – Online Defined contribution plans Advanced

5 principles of high-quality ethics and compliance programmes

This article shares five principles of high-quality ethics and compliance programmes.

Article Ethics, integrity & professionalism

Sample Client Disclosure Language for Outsourcing Rules

This page contains sample language which could be used to fulfill the requirement in the “Use of a Third-Party Service Provider” interpretation.

Article Ethics, integrity & professionalism