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This course gives an overview of Sarbanes Oxley, an Act introduced in 2002 in response to many corporate scandals in the USA. Since then many US listed companies, including their overseas subsidiaries, have taken action to ensure that they are compliant with the relevant provisions in the legislation.

On completion of this online course, you will gain an understanding of:

  • the drivers and rationale for the act
  • the key provisions of the act
  • the jargon used 
  • the key issues to consider when implementing practically.

Key information

  • learn at your own pace
  • help meet your annual CPD requirements
  • develop your own learning needs.

BPP is a leading provider of online technical CPD for accounting professionals. 

Disclaimer: This course is available for ACCA members, you may need your ACCA membership number to complete your booking. This course and outline is provided by a third-party course provider. All course bookings are subject to the terms and conditions set by the course provider. Please see individual supplier pages for full terms and conditions. ACCA takes no liability for bookings made with third-party suppliers.


12 months access 30 GBP (exc. VAT)


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Date: Ongoing
Duration: 1 hour
CPD Units: 1