SME Ethics Webinar

for SME Registered Members and industry professionals needing continuing education credit in ethics.


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About the Webinar

Fundamentals of Professional Ethics: Elements and Examples

Presented by David M. Abott Jr., Consulting Geologist LLC.

Everyone is in favor of good moral and professional ethical behavior but few have thought about them rigorously. What constitutes common morality and professional ethics? This webinar will explore the basic concepts and definitions of and the differences between common morality and professional ethics. This includes the distinction between moral rules and moral ideals. What steps are used to determine the legitimate basis for an allowable violation of a moral or ethical rule? What is the relationship between ethical behavior and integrity? Case histories will illustrate the concepts presented and the methodology of ethical analysis.


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