AICPA Ethics: Code of Professional Conduct (2.5 hrs)

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AICPA Ethics Course

This course is based upon the reformatted AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, effective December 15, 2014 (The Conceptual Framework was effective December 15, 2015). This course covers the conceptual framework utilized in the reformatted code as well as the rules and interpretations applicable to CPAs in public practice, business and those defined as “other”, which would include retirees and those between jobs.  The entire Code of Professional Conduct is covered in the course and case studies are used to reinforce concepts.

This AICPA Ethics course qualifies for 2.5 hours of ethics CPE in states that do not require a state-specific ethics course. More about state ethics CPE requirements

Course Information

Price: $39

Course No. EAICPA
Format: Online pdf (61 pages). Printed book available.
Instructional Delivery Method: QAS Self-Study
Prerequisites: None
Advance Preparation: None
Level: Overview
CPE Credit: 2.5 hrs.
Field of Study: Regulatory Ethics
Course expiration:  You have one year from date of purchase to complete the course.
Course Revision Date: February 2018


After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize threats to compliance with the Code of Professional Conduct
  • Associate professional situations with the rules, interpretations and safeguards to determine ethical compliance
  • Recognize the AICPA’s rules under the Code of Professional Conduct
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