CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR TAX & FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS

Ethics for Nevada

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Self-Study
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Basic
Credits
CPE Credits
4 Credits: Regulatory Ethics

Course Description

Ethics for Nevada is designed to meet the ethical requirements of the Nevada State Board of Accountancy. The course presents various ethical theories and their practical applications, making it a useful and hands-on tool you can use to critique the various ethical decisions you face in your practice. We’ll cover contemporary accounting and business ethics, suggested methods for approaching ethical dilemmas, AICPA ethical pronouncements and rulings, and PCAOB guidance. Case studies and examples interspersed throughout help to illustrate how to handle real-life ethical issues and situations.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

Chapter 1

  • Recognize the various definitions of ethics, its primary function in society, and the history of the philosophy of ethics.
  • Identify significant individuals who contributed to the development of ethics, noting their beliefs, teachings, and impact.
  • Specify foundational events in the evolution of business ethics, noting their purpose, characteristics, and impact.

Chapter 2

  • Identify six common ethical standards and the theory of each approach.
  • Recognize the components of the Ethical Orientation Questionnaire and how an individual’s responses relate to recognizing and resolving ethical dilemmas.

Chapter 3

  • Recognize the step-by-step process contained in the framework for ethical decision making and the framework for resolving an ethical dilemma.

Chapter 4

  • Recognize the authority that governs a CPA’s ethical behavior, the principles that guide the conceptual framework for the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, and the restructuring that occurred during the AICPA Ethics Codification project.
  • Identify terminology, ethical standards, and rules contained in the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, noting implementation requirements.
  • Recognize the application of authoritative and nonauthoritative guidance in helping the accounting professional avoid common mistakes as illustrated in the provided case studies.
  • Specify the guidelines and restrictions established by the Public Companies Accounting Oversight Board for registered public accounting firms auditing SEC filers.

Chapter 5

  • Identify reputable sources for referencing additional ethical practice material, including the AICPA’s newsletter issued by the Professional Ethics Executive Committee.
  • Recognize the role of the Professional Ethics Division in investigating disciplinary matters involving AICPA members and members of state societies participating in the Joint Ethics Enforcement Program.

Course Specifics

Course ID
4130597
Revision Date
October 6, 2019
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

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Delta CPE LLC

For many years, Delta CPE LLC has offered a wide variety of continuing education courses for financial professionals. Topics covered by Delta’s courses include accounting, financial management, budgeting, investments, financial statement reporting, business management, IFRS, ethics, valuations, real estate, and business writing. The diversity and breadth of Delta’s course offerings make the company a prolific and unique contributor to the CPE world. Delta’s well-credentialed authors and contributors have also been published in numerous academic and professional journals and quoted by some of the leading financial media outlets.

Ethics for Nevada

Expert Instructors
Format
CPE CREDITS
4 Credits: Regulatory Ethics

$116.00$136.00

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Icon_Self-Study
Self-Study
Icon_Level
Basic
Credits
CPE Credits
4 Credits: Regulatory Ethics

Course Description

Ethics for Nevada is designed to meet the ethical requirements of the Nevada State Board of Accountancy. The course presents various ethical theories and their practical applications, making it a useful and hands-on tool you can use to critique the various ethical decisions you face in your practice. We’ll cover contemporary accounting and business ethics, suggested methods for approaching ethical dilemmas, AICPA ethical pronouncements and rulings, and PCAOB guidance. Case studies and examples interspersed throughout help to illustrate how to handle real-life ethical issues and situations.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:

Chapter 1

  • Recognize the various definitions of ethics, its primary function in society, and the history of the philosophy of ethics.
  • Identify significant individuals who contributed to the development of ethics, noting their beliefs, teachings, and impact.
  • Specify foundational events in the evolution of business ethics, noting their purpose, characteristics, and impact.

Chapter 2

  • Identify six common ethical standards and the theory of each approach.
  • Recognize the components of the Ethical Orientation Questionnaire and how an individual’s responses relate to recognizing and resolving ethical dilemmas.

Chapter 3

  • Recognize the step-by-step process contained in the framework for ethical decision making and the framework for resolving an ethical dilemma.

Chapter 4

  • Recognize the authority that governs a CPA’s ethical behavior, the principles that guide the conceptual framework for the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, and the restructuring that occurred during the AICPA Ethics Codification project.
  • Identify terminology, ethical standards, and rules contained in the AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, noting implementation requirements.
  • Recognize the application of authoritative and nonauthoritative guidance in helping the accounting professional avoid common mistakes as illustrated in the provided case studies.
  • Specify the guidelines and restrictions established by the Public Companies Accounting Oversight Board for registered public accounting firms auditing SEC filers.

Chapter 5

  • Identify reputable sources for referencing additional ethical practice material, including the AICPA’s newsletter issued by the Professional Ethics Executive Committee.
  • Recognize the role of the Professional Ethics Division in investigating disciplinary matters involving AICPA members and members of state societies participating in the Joint Ethics Enforcement Program.

Course Specifics

Course ID
4130597
Revision Date
October 6, 2019
Advanced Preparation

None

Compliance information

NASBA Provider Number: 103220

Course Instructor

Delta CPE LLC Headshot
Delta CPE LLC

For many years, Delta CPE LLC has offered a wide variety of continuing education courses for financial professionals. Topics covered by Delta’s courses include accounting, financial management, budgeting, investments, financial statement reporting, business management, IFRS, ethics, valuations, real estate, and business writing. The diversity and breadth of Delta’s course offerings make the company a prolific and unique contributor to the CPE world. Delta’s well-credentialed authors and contributors have also been published in numerous academic and professional journals and quoted by some of the leading financial media outlets.

Ethics for Nevada

Expert Instructors
Format
CPE CREDITS
4 Credits: Regulatory Ethics

$116.00$136.00

Clear