4 Credits: Regulatory Ethics
This 4 hour course is designed to meet the 4 hour Ethics CPE requirement for Florida CPAs. It provides an overview of ethical thought along with the core values of the CPA profession and the application of these values to ethical reasoning. Chapters 455 and 473 of the Florida Statutes and the related administrative rules found in section 61H1 of the Florida Administrative Code are reviewed along with the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct. Case studies are utilized throughout the course to emphasize material.
Note: A passing grade of 80% is required for this course.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
- Recognize the definitions of morals and ethics and the differences between each
- Recognize the characteristics of various threats in public practice and ways to evaluate threats and identify appropriate safeguards
- Recognize the ethical standards contained in the Florida Board of Accountancy rules and related Florida statutes
- Recognize the ethical standards contained in the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct
March 22, 2023
There are no prerequisites.
CFP Notice: Not all courses that qualify for CFP® credit are registered by Western CPE. If a course does not have a CFP registration number in the compliance section, the continuing education will need to be individually reported with the CFP Board. For more information on the reporting process, required documentation, processing fee, etc., contact the CFP Board. CFP Professionals must take each course in it’s entirety, the CFP Board DOES NOT accept partial credits for courses.
Meet The Experts
Joseph Helstrom, CPA, is a partner at CFO Resources, LLC, a company focused on training and courseware for CPAs. He’s also the owner of Mill Creek Publishing LLC. Joe has over 30 years of experience as a CPA in both public accounting and industry, with extensive experience in financial reporting and analysis, treasury, tax, information technology, legal and regulatory matters, and strategic planning. After graduation from Butler University with a degree in accounting, Joe got his start at Ernst & Young. Subsequent to that, he has served for several different companies as a chief financial officer; director of treasury and …
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