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Ethics content in Practical PD courses

Practical Tips for Controllers & CFOs - one hour of ethics content, full course information here.

Practical Tips for Controllers & CFOs - The Case Course - one hour of ethics content, full course information here.

Practical Tips for NFP Financial Leaders - one hour of ethics content, full course information here.

Practical Tips for Government Accountants - one hour of ethics content, full course information here.

Practical Tips to Get Through a Cash Crisis - 0.25 hours of ethics content, full course information here.

Practical Financial Negotiation Tips -  0.25 hours of ethics content, full course information here.

Practical Work Solutions from Case Discussions - 0.20 hours of ethics content, full course information here.

You just need ethics hours alone

There are verifiable ethics hours in seven of Practical PD's nine courses, see sidebar left.  But, sometimes, CPAs just need ethics hours alone.  To respond this need, Practical PD is now offering five ethics - only extracts from these courses in Self-Study video form.  

Practical Tips for Controllers & CFOs ETHICS - avoiding and dealing with ethical problems, including 2 mini cases, one hour. To purchase click here.

Practical Tips for Controllers & CFOs - The Case Course ETHICS -  our most comprehensive discussion of ethics, including nine cases, two hours. To purchase click here.

Practical Tips for NFP Financial Leaders ETHICS, in an NFP context, including avoiding and dealing with ethical problems, one hour, (small content overlap with the top courses). To purchase click here.

Practical Tips for Government Accountants ETHICS, including avoiding and dealing with ethical problems, one hour, (some overlap with the top two courses). To purchase click here.

Three course ETHICS mix.  0.7 hours. Material on ethics when Negotiating,  during a Cash Crisis and  other  ethical solutions illustrated through two Cases. To purchase click here.

All of the material is very practical and includes specific examples They provides veteran smarts to deal with ethical dilemmas which are explained carefully with real-life stories and humour. The seminar was created and is presented by an experienced CFO, with extensive real-life insight, and personal experience with ethical dilemmas of various kinds.

 

 Stephen Priddle, CPA, CA, CMA speaks regularly on the topic of ethics, values and character to accounting and other audiences. He has personally had to resign from a job due to ethical considerations and has had a number of ethical dilemmas in his career. He previously sat on the legacy CPA body Ad Hoc Ethics Advisory Committee and is a prolific author of published case studies, many of which cover ethics.  More than 95% of the course content applies outside Canada, so it is of interest to accountants from anywhere in the world.

 

Past feedback on the content

 

  • Ethics (topic) was ten times more valuable than the (provincial CPA 4 hours ethics course)

  • Could recognize that Stephen was also very experienced, knowledgeable and ethically strong accountant

  • He knew what accountants face, whether as an entry accountant or CFO

  • Your messages on ethics was most helpful 

  • Strong ethics direction, lots of examples

  • For the first time ethical complexities were discussed

  • Focus on ethics long over due

  • Ethics discussion, very practical thought evoking discussion

  • Strong ethics direction, lots of examples, practical implementation, resources

  • Stephen is an excellent instructor for this course... broad experience / well organized/exemplary character!

  • I especially enjoyed the ethics discussions

  • Ethics piece was very insightful

  • Liked the ethics scenarios

  • Strong ethics direction, lots of examples

  • His discussion on ethics was also great

  • Different points of view on ethics

  • The cases on ethics were most useful

  • Focus on character was appealing

  • I liked the concrete tips of how to address ethical situations

  • Very practical cases were reviewed including a strong emphasis on ethics

  • Could recognize that Stephen was also very experienced, knowledgeable and ethically strong accountant.  He  knew what accountants face, whether as an entry accountant or CFO