Ethical issues for accountants | ACCA Global
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Course overview

How confident are you that you always understand the appropriate, professional course of action in difficult and ambiguous situations? Ethics in accountancy, as well as integrity and sound professional conduct are essential qualities for chartered accountants, so it’s crucial to learn about them. Professional bodies have codes to guide their members - but what impact does this have on the day-to-day decisions that you are faced with? This peer-enriched learning course tackles the subject head-on with case studies and realistic scenarios.

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

  • ethical dilemmas in accountancy (by exploring 28 true-to-life studies)
  • how to delve into the complexities of ethics and stimulate debate
  • the viewpoints of accountants at various stages in their career
  • the issues from professional practice, family business, audit, tax and professional relationships

Key information

  • learn at your own pace
  • help meet your annual CPD requirements
  • develop your own learning needs
  • exclusive member benefit – 10% discount
  • iPad/Android compatible

accountingcpd_new work with leading industry specialists to develop bespoke CPD courses. They provide this course and outline.


120 days access 75 GBP (exc. VAT)


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Date: Ongoing
Duration: 4 hours