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Certificate In Business Ethics Online Course

Business Ethics are Vital for an Organization to be Successful

Business Ethics are Vital for an Organization to be Successful

A company's ethics will determine its reputation. Good business ethics are essential for the long-term success of an organization. Implementing an ethical program will foster a successful company culture and increase profitability.

Developing a Business Ethics program takes time and effort, but doing so will do more than improve business, it will change lives.

A company's ethics will have an influence on all levels of business. It will influence all who interact with the company including customers, employees, suppliers, competitors, etc. All of these groups will have an effect on the way a company's ethics are developed.

It is a two-way street; the influence goes both ways, which makes understanding ethics a very important part of doing business today. Ethics is very important, as news can now spread faster and farther than ever before.

By the end of this Business Ethics Online Short Course, you will be able to:

  • Define and understand ethics
  • Understand the benefits of ethics
  • Create strategies to implement ethics at work
  • Recognise social and business responsibility
  • Identify ethical and unethical behavior
  • Learn how to make ethical decisions and lead with integrity

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Certificate of Completion

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

This course is internationally recognized and accredited by the International Association of Online Training Standards (IAOTS). The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

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Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - What is Ethics?

  • What is Business Ethics?
  • 10 Benefits of managing ethics

Module Three - Implementing Ethics in the Workplace

  • Benefits
  • Guidelines for managing ethics in the workplace
  • Roles and responsibilities

Module Four - Employer / Employee Rights

  • Privacy policies
  • Harrassment issues
  • Technology

Module Five - Business and Social Responsibilities

  • Identifying types of responsibilities
  • Handling conflicting social and business reponsibilities

Module Six - Ethical Decisions

  • The basics
  • Balancing personal and organisational ethics
  • Common dilemmas
  • Making ethical decisions
  • Overcoming obstacles

Module Seven - Whistle Blowing

  • Criteria and risk
  • The process
  • When you should "blow the whistle"

Module Eight - Managerial Ethics

  • Ethical management
  • Identifying the characteristics
  • Ensuring ethical behavior

Module Nine - Unethical Behavior

  • Recognise and identify
  • Preventing
  • Addressing
  • Interventions

Module Ten - Ethics in Business (Part 1)

  • Organisation basics
  • Addressing the needs
  • Ethical principles

Module Eleven - Ethics in Business (Part 2)

  • Ethical Safeguards
  • Developing a Code of Ethics
  • Performing an Internal Ethics Audit
  • Upholding the Ethics Program

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:


  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)


  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 020BE
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Lifetime Course Access
Time required: Study at your own pace
Course Duration: 6-8 Hours
Assessments: Yes (multiple choice)
Qualification: Certificate