Financial Compliance

Accounting Ethics (FC004)

Accounting scandals have rocked the world in recent years. Banks and corporations have collapsed, hurting investors, employees, and the general public. For those working in finance, there’s never been a more important time to consider accounting ethics.

The complexity of accountancy means work must be trustworthy and carried out with professional integrity. Living by accounting ethical standards can help you demonstrate sound judgment, trustworthiness, and a willingness to do the right thing. This course will show you how.

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

• Recognize how ethical accounting standards contribute to fairer financial activity
• Identify the challenges to auditor independence
• Demonstrate an understanding of the 5 fundamental principles of ethical behavior

Why take this course?

If you’re an accountant or auditor, or work in finance, you need an awareness of accounting ethics. In this course you’ll learn about the importance of ethical accounting. You’ll gain an understanding of the challenges auditors face, and learn to implement the 5 principles of ethical behavior.

10 mins | SCORM | Takeaway Tasks

  • Accounting Ethics
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever