Ethics for Project Managers course

Business ethics represent the standards for right and wrong that govern how business people act. The term also refers to the study of moral principles in the workplace. This course reviews the major ethical issues facing project managers. It looks at the specific challenges project leaders may confront as they deal with team members, vendors, stakeholders, and sponsors.

Learning Outcomes
  • Discuss the role of ethics in the workplace
  • Discuss project managers and the Ethical Triangle and its three components: Individual Ethics, Leadership Ethics, and Governance and Control
  • Recognize the key ethical issues in project management
  • Describe the provisions of the Project Management Institute Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct
  • Discuss the four foundational values (Responsibility, Respect, Fairness, and Honesty) of the PMI Ethics Code
  • Apply ethical principles to project scenarios
Key Features
  • Expert-supported
  • Mobile-friendly
  • Accessible Badge and
  • credit-awarding Games & Flashcards
  • Video content
  • Real-world case studies
  • Audio-enabled in app
Refund Policy
You may request a refund up to 5 days from the purchase date. The registration fee will only be refunded if less than 10% of the course has been completed. Completion percentage can be viewed on the Course Progress page from within the course.

This course has an "Ask the Expert" feature, which submits your questions directly to an expert in the field you are studying. Questions are answered as quickly as possible and usually within 24 hours.

This course does not require any additional purchases of supplementary materials.

Learners must achieve an average test score of at least 70% to meet the minimum successful completion requirement and qualify to receive IACET CEU credit. Learners will have three attempts at all graded assessments.

Project Management Institute, PMI, the Registered Education Provider logo, Project Management Professional, PMP, Project Management Body of Knowledge, PMBOK, PMI Agile Certified Practitioner, PMI-ACP, PMI Risk Management Professional, PMI-RMP, the PMI Talent Triangle, and the PMI Talent Triangle logo are marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Information in this course has been taken from A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK Guide) Sixth Edition, Project Management Institute Inc., 2017.

The following list outlines the PDUs you will earn for completing this course, based on the certification you have.

Technical: 1.5 Leadership: 0.75 Strategic/Business: 0.75 TOTAL: 3
Technical: 0 Leadership: 0.75 Strategic/Business: 0.75 TOTAL: 1.5
Technical: 0 Leadership: 0.75 Strategic/Business: 0.75 TOTAL: 1.5
Technical: 0 Leadership: 0.75 Strategic/Business: 0.75 TOTAL: 1.5
Technical: 0 Leadership: 0.75 Strategic/Business: 0.75 TOTAL: 1.5
Technical: 0 Leadership: 0.75 Strategic/Business: 0.75 TOTAL: 1.5

  • Dates: Open enrollment
  • Duration: 90 days
  • Time: 3 hours
  • Location: Online
  • Course Fee: $79.00 USD
  • CEUs: .3 CEUs | 5 (ISC)2 CPEs | 3 PDUs
    Total (ISC)2 CPEs: 5
    Group A: 0
    Group B: 5
    Total PMI PDUs/Contact Hours: 3
    Leadership: 0.75
    Strategic & Business Management: 0.75
    Technical: 1.5
    IACET CEUs: .3
  • Code: 01-PRO-MALA-ON