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General Principles of Engineering Ethics

COURSE PROVIDER: Gilbert Gedeon, P.E.
General Principles of Engineering Ethics
Course Highlights

This online engineering PDH course presents the principles of engineering ethics that every engineer is expected to live by when practicing their profession.


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 course describes the fundamental legal concepts with which very engineer should be familiar. It also presents unique disciplinary case studies selected from across the nation, as well as hypothetical ethical challenges that demonstrate how difficult it can be to apply the code of ethics for engineers.


This 2 PDH online course is applicable to all professional engineers who are either required to fulfill 2 PDH in engineering ethics or are interested in broadening their understanding of what it means to practice and uphold the honor and integrity of their engineering profession while holding the utmost safety, health, and welfare of the public.
Learning Objectives

This PE continuing education course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Understanding the common definition of ethics regarding engineering
  • Learning about the important principles of the engineer’s professional responsibility
  • Learning the do’s and don’ts through several ethical and disciplinary cases
  • Understanding what it means to practise and uphold the honor and integrity of the engineering profession
Course Document
In this professional engineering CEU course, you need to review the course document titled, “General Principles of Engineering Ethics”, which is prepared by Gilbert Gedeon, P.E.
To view, print and study the course document, please click on the following link(s):
Course Quiz
Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of fifteen (15) questions to earn 2 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on the entire document.
The minimum passing score is 70%. There is no time limit on the quiz, and you can take it multiple times until you pass at no additional cost.
Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of the quiz, print your Certificate of Completion instantly. (Note: if you are paying by check or money order, you will be able to print it after we receive your payment.) For your convenience, we will also email it to you. Please note that you can log in to your account at any time to access and print your Certificate of Completion.

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