Ethics for Florida

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The FICPA makes it easier than ever for Florida CPAs to take a Florida ethics course. The FICPA provides the Florida approved ethics course in virtually every format, online, webcasts and traditional self-study.



Click here for a list of all in-person Ethics courses.



FICPA "Ethics: Protecting the Integrity of Florida CPAs"

The FICPA self-study course is designed to help Florida licensees meet the new requirements for ethics continuing education. The course addresses both internal and external issues faced by CPAs such as professional standards, ethical conduct, client communication and independence. The course complies with the ethics requirements for Florida CPAs set forth by the Florida Board of Accountancy.

You can take the online course on your timeframe...a few minutes a night or complete the course in one sitting. Once you finish and pass the exam, you will immediately receive your certificate of completion.

You can learn more about this course or order it by clicking here. The member price is $75 and $100 for nonmembers.

Print-Based Self-Study


FICPA "Ethics: Protecting the Integrity of Florida CPAs"

The FICPA hardcopy self-study course contains the course manual and exam in paper-based format. To order the FICPA Ethics self-study course by phone, call the FICPA Member Service Center today at (800) 342-3197 or (850) 224-2727. If you want to order by fax, please fax the PDF form to (850) 681-2433 (fax) or via USPS to the FICPA at PO Box 5437, Tallahassee, FL 32314. The member price is $75 per copy and $100 for non-members (plus tax, shipping and handling*).

Recommended Partner Ethics


In addition to the courses above, the FICPA also partners with other approved providers of Florida ethics courses.

Image: GleimGleim Publications "Florida Ethics"

Gleim Publications offers a four hour ethics CPE course online. Click here to review Gleim Publications CPE Catalog and/or purchase products. You will be asked to login (last name and FICPA member ID number) once you click the link above.

Image: Surgent McCoy Surgent McCoy's "Ethics for Florida"

This four-hour, Board of Accountancy approved course is available in six formats, including downloadable, CD-ROM, and textbook. Click here for more details about the Surgent McCoy self-study product and to order.

For more information on the ethics requirement, go to the Department of Business & Professional Regulation's website. If you have any questions about the FICPA's CPE programs, please contact the FICPA Member Service Center at (800) 342-3197; (850) 224-2727; or

* The Standard Shipping fee for the self-study will be $6.00 (1-2 Business Days within Florida) or it may be sent Priority Overnight (Next Business Day by Noon) for $21.00.

** FICPA Exam Retake Policy - The FICPA allows the user to retake the final exam two times if needed. However, the course/final exam must be finished one year from date of purchase. For online the online version you will see your date of purchase when you login. For hardcopy, you can find your expiration date on the self-study information packet that you receive with the course.