Engineering Ethics for Virginia Professional Engineers
This online engineering PDH course presents the laws and rules of ethics and professional responsibility governing the practice of engineering in the State of Virginia. Excerpts from Title 54.1, Chapter 4 and Title 13.1 of the Code of Virginia and Title 18, Chapter 20 of the Virginia Administrative Code, which relate to the rules of profession conduct, continuing education requirements, proper use of seal and other pertinent regulatory provisions are presented in this course.
Engineering ethics is (1) the study of moral issues and decisions confronting individuals and organizations involved in engineering and (2) the study of related questions about moral conduct, character, ideals and relationships of peoples and organizations involved in technological development (Martin and Schinzinger, Ethics in Engineering).
This 2 PDH online course is applicable to Virginia Professional Engineers who face different situations on daily basis while practicing engineering. This course will provide moral and ethical guidance to engineers in their decision making process. Most importantly, it will provide engineers with insight on how to respect and protect their profession with utmost professionalism.
This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:
Overview of the laws and rules regulating to the practice of engineering in the State of Virginia and their application to Professional Engineers
Understanding the roles of the Virginia Board and its disciplinary authority
Learning about engineering ethics and the rules of professional conduct and responsibility
Understanding the continuing education requirements, proper use of seal and more in the State of Virginia
Understanding the Virginia Board disciplinary process
Review of the disciplinary cases and along the range of violations and corresponding penalties imposed by the Virginia Board
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