Engineering Ethics for Texas Professional Engineers
This online engineering PDH video presentation presents the laws and rules of ethics and professional responsibility governing the practice of engineering in the State of Texas. Excerpts from Title 22, Part 6 of the Texas Administrative Code, which relate to the rules of profession conduct, are presented.
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).
As a Professional Engineer, you are faced with frequent moral and ethical dilemmas while practicing your profession. This video presentation will provide you with moral and ethical guidance in your decision making process. Most importantly, it will provide you with insight on how to conduct, respect and protect your engineering practice with the utmost professionalism.
This 1 PDH online video presentation is applicable to Professional Engineers licensed in the State of Texas and who are required to demonstrate continuing professional competency in engineering ethics as a condition of their license renewal. For each renewal period, every licensee must complete fifteen (15) professional development hours, at least one (1) of which must be relative to the Texas Laws and Rules, or to the rules of professional responsibility, conduct and ethics.
This PE continuing education video presentation 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 Texas
- Understanding the roles of the Texas Board and its disciplinary authority
- Understanding the Texas Board disciplinary process
- Learning about engineering ethics and the rules of professional conduct and responsibility
- Review of ethical and disciplinary case studies depicting various violations and their corresponding penalties
For this professional engineering CEU course, you will need to watch the video presentation titled, “Engineering Ethics for Texas Professional Engineers”. To access the video presentation, you will need to log in or register and purchase the course. Following course purchase, please click on the link provided in your account history to view the video presentation. The duration of the video presentation is approximately 43 minutes.
Once you are finished watching the PDH video presentation, you will need to close or minimize the video portal to return to your account and click on “Take Quiz”. You will need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of ten (10) questions to earn 1 PDH credits. The quiz will be based on this video presentation.
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