AICPA Code of Professional Conduct (CPE Course)

CPE Credit: 2 hours

Course Type: Downloaded PDF materials with online test

Price (with PDF Textbook): $20


Course Description
This course is based upon the reformatted AICPA Code of Professional Conduct, which is effective December 15, 2014 (The Conceptual Framework is 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.


Author: Mill Creek Publishing

Course Number: ET1046

Learning Objectives

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

    Level: Overview

    Instructional Method: QAS Self-Study

    NASBA Category: Regulatory Ethics

    Prerequisites: None

    Advance Preparation: None

    Program Registration Requirements: Click on "Purchase Course" near the top of this page to pay for and access the course. You will then be able to download the course as a PDF file, then take an on-line examination, and then download a certificate of completion if you pass the examination.

    Program Refund Policy: For more information regarding administrative policies concerning complaints, refunds, and other matters, see our policies page.


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    AccountingTools, Inc. is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

    The NASBA sponsor identification number for Accountingtools, Inc. is 115881.


    AccountingTools is an IRS Approved Continuing Education Provider. We are compliant with the requirements for continuing education providers (as described in sections 10.6 and 10.9 of the Department of Treasury’s Circular No. 230 and in other IRS guidance, forms, and instructions). Our IRS Approved Continuing Education Provider number is 72821.