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Ethics for the CIA, CPA, CFE AND CISA

Ethics for the CIA, CPA, CFE AND CISA

Ethics for the CIA, CPA, CFE, and CISA: A Guided Journey to Professional Integrity


In our roles as auditors, accountants, and examiners, we're not just navigating numbers and systems; we're steering through a world rife with ethical decisions. Each choice we make shapes the path not only for ourselves but for the organizations we serve. Recognizing this profound responsibility, we've crafted a CPE seminar that goes beyond the typical ethics training. Welcome to "Ethics for the CIA, CPA, CFE, and CISA," a CPE seminar designed with sincerity, focusing on the heart of professional integrity.


About the Seminar


Scheduled every six weeks on Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Central Time, our CPE event offers a sanctuary for professionals to deepen their understanding of ethics in the context of internal and external auditing, accounting, and fraud examination. For those seeking a more tailored experience, we also provide the option to arrange private events for two or more attendees.


What You Will Gain


This CPE seminar is not just about earning 2 CPE credits; it's about enriching your professional journey with a solid ethical foundation. Here's what we'll explore together:

  • A Deep Dive into Ethical Principles: Understand the core values essential to our professions, guided by the standards set by the IIA, ACFE, ISACA, and AICPA.
  • Real-World Applications: Through practical examples, we'll navigate how these codes of conduct apply in day-to-day scenarios, equipping you with the tools to face ethical dilemmas with confidence.
  • Practical Decision-Making: Learn techniques for making ethical decisions that uphold the integrity of your profession and foster trust within your organization.


Why It Matters


In today’s complex professional landscape, embodying ethical principles is non-negotiable. It’s about maintaining the trust placed in us by those we serve, ensuring the integrity of our work, and leading by example. This CPE seminar is an opportunity to reflect on your professional conduct, understand your ethical obligations, and cultivate a culture of transparency and integrity in your workplace.


Who Should Attend


This CPE seminar is tailored for internal auditors, external auditors, accountants, and fraud examiners - essentially, any professional within the CIA, CPA, CFE, and CISA community seeking to reinforce their ethical grounding. Whether you're looking to maintain your certification, meet your CPE requirements, or simply deepen your understanding of ethics in your field, this CPE seminar is for you.


Join Us on This Journey


Let’s embark on this journey together, not just to learn about ethics, but to live them in every aspect of our professional lives. Our CPE seminar is more than a course; it’s a shared commitment to excellence, integrity, and the unwavering pursuit of what is right.


For more information and to secure your spot in our next CPE event, we invite you to reach out. Together, we can ensure that our professions continue to be beacons of trust and integrity in an ever-changing world.

  • Details on Event Presentation

    Offered every six weeks on Thursdays at 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Central Time in two CPE-Credit event.

    We can schedule private events on your timetable for two or more attendees.

    NASBA Program Disclosure

    Program Level of Understanding: Basic

    Prerequisites: None

    Advance Preparation: None

    Delivery Format: Group Internet Based

    NASBA Field(s) of Study: Ethics CPE Credits: 2, based on 50 minutes of instruction per hour

  • CPE Event Highlights

    The CPE event reviews and answers the following questions:

    • What are "ethics" and "laws", and why are they important in organized societies?

    • What is the IIA's rules for professional conduct by the CIA?

    • What are the AICPA rules for professional conduct?

    • What are examples of positive and negative ethical behavior by corporate personnel and CPAs?

    • What methods can be used to improve corporate governance and encourage ethical behavior?

  • Learning Objectives

    The CPA, CIA, CFE and CISA attendees will:

    • Understanding the definition of "ethics" and defining "ethical behavior"

    • Learning the AICPA "Code of Professional Conduct"

    • Examining examples of "good corporate governance"

    • Understanding the Institute of Internal Auditors' (IIA) "Code of Conduct"

    • Examining corporate fraud and applying the "Fraud Triangle" to unethical behavior

    • Determining how to design, implement, assess and maintain an effective system of internal control to reduce risk and promote ethics

    • Examining data that may indicate ethical non-compliance and corporate fraud

    • Applying the study of ethics with Case Studies

  • Key Issues on the Agenda

    Section 1 - Introduction and The Study of Ethics
    Section 2 - Code of Conduct and Ethical Behavior
    Section 3 - State Ethics Requirements for CPAs
    Section 4 - Ethical Guidance for the Auditor
    Section 5 - Understanding the Risk of Fraud
    Section 6 - Internal Controls to Manage Ethics and Fraud
    Section 7 - Using Data Analytics to Detect Fraud
    Section 8 - Case Studies in Ethics; Q & A; Summary

  • Summary of the Subject Matter

    This CPE training event by CCS is an ethics training for professionals holding the Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) certifications.

    The CPE seminar covers the ethical principles and values that are essential to the practice of internal auditing, external auditing and other related professions. Attendees will learn about the ethical responsibilities and obligations as outlined by the respective professional organizations: Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).

    This comprehensive ethics CPE training provides a deep dive into the IIA, ACFE, AICPA, and ISACA standards. It also is consistent with the International Professional Practices Framework (IPPF) of the IIA. Attendees will learn about the various codes of conduct and how to apply them in real-world scenarios. The CPE seminar provides practical tools and techniques for navigating ethical dilemmas and making ethical decisions. It is an excellent opportunity for internal audit professionals to update their knowledge and stay current with the latest developments in the field.

    This CPE audit seminar is an essential course for those seeking to maintain their CIA, CFE, CISA, or CPA certifications and meet their CPE requirements. It is a valuable opportunity for internal auditors, external auditors, accountants, and fraud examiners to learn from experienced professionals in the field and deepen their understanding of the ethical principles and values that guide their work.

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