Exploring Business Ethics for Accountants

Date: Apr 9, 2024 - Apr 9, 2024

CPD hours: 1 Hour

Time: 10:00 - 11:00

Event Type: Webinar

Presenter: Nestene Botha CA(SA)

Business ethics, in essence, revolves around the formulation of moral guidelines guiding the conduct of professionals in both internal and external engagements within the realm of business.


Upon engaging in introspection to establish personal ethics, the subsequent progressive stride involves turning attention outward to scrutinise interactions within the business sphere.  

Business ethics, in essence, revolves around the formulation of moral guidelines guiding the conduct of professionals in both internal and external engagements within the realm of business. Integral components of business ethics encompass corporate culture, leadership dynamics, diversity initiatives, corporate citizenship endeavors, and the adept handling of ethical quandaries. In an era where the world has metamorphosed into a global village, the sustenance of every business entity hinges upon the implementation of organisational protocols and systems steeped in ethical conduct, resonating with the highest standards of integrity and accountability.  

Join Nestene Botha CA(SA) on 09 April 2024 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in this 1-hour webinar as she takes you through the significance of business ethics.   

Learning Objectives   

Attending this webinar will equip you with the following skills:  

  • Understanding of the importance and impact of ethical practices in business. 
  •  Strategies for developing and sustaining ethical leadership within their organisations.  
  • Gain insights into integrating sustainability and environmental considerations into business ethics. 
  • Attain knowledge of navigating digital ethical issues, including privacy and data security.  
  • Skills to effectively address and resolve ethical dilemmas in the workplace.  


The webinar will cover the following topics:  

  • Ethical Leadership in Business 
    • Defining Ethical Leadership 
    • Role of Leaders in Ethical Decision-Making 
    • Ethical Leadership Models 
  • Corporate Culture and Ethics 
    • Building an Ethical Workplace Culture 
    • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) 
    • Ethical Codes of Conduct 
  • Sustainability and Business Ethics 
    • Environmental Ethics in Business 
    • Sustainable Business Practices 
    • Corporate Governance and Sustainability 
  • Digital Ethics and Data Privacy 
    • Ethical Challenges in the Digital Age 
    • Data Protection and Privacy Laws 
    • Cybersecurity Ethics 

Obtaining Your CPD Certificate  

This training adheres with the International Education Standard (IES7) issued by the International Federation of Accountants and recognised for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) by relevant professional bodies including ACCA, CIMA, IAC, IIA, SAICA and SAIPA.

Upon completing this training, attendees will receive a CPD certificate, which will be available in their online profile. This certificate is in alignment with IFAC's IES 7 standards, focusing on one of the following areas:

  • Input-Based Learning: Recognition of your participation in structured educational activities based on number of hours.
  • Output-Based Achievement: Evidence of the knowledge and skills you have gained through an assessment.
  • Outcomes-Based Impact: Demonstration of how your professional practice has improved through reflection.  

About the Presenter  

Nestene Botha CA(SA)  

Nestene Botha completed her B.Com (Hons) at North West University in 2012. In 2014 she completed her professional articles and her Master's Degree in Chartered Accountancy. She then registered with SAICA as a Chartered Accountant in 2015.  

Nestene has lectured on the audit programme at the University of Cape Town. She started her own audit, tax & accounting practice which she has since grown into a reputable firm in the Table View area with 60 clients and two staff members.  

Who Should Attend?  

The following persons will benefit from attending this webinar:  

  • Practising accountants including: CA(SA), Professional Accountant (SA), AGA(SA), FCCA, BAP(SA), BA(SA) and ACCA.  
  • Registered auditors.  
  • Audit managers.  
  • Trainee accountants.  


  • R 265.00 - Online admission - Individual.  
  • Group Price 1 - From R109 per person (up to 5 users)   
  • Group Price 2 - From R71 per person (up to 10 users)   
  • Group Price 3 - From R64 per person (over 11 users) 

Steps to register for the event:   

  • If you already have a profile, login and register for the webinar.
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  • Click here to create a free profile (There is no charge to create a profile and gain access to our free monthly content).
  • Click here to find out about the Technical Resource Centre & CPD Subscription options. 

Additional Material  

By attending this webinar you will be provided with:  

  • A summarised slide presentation.  
  • Reference documents and/or course material where available.  
  • You can ask questions during the webinar and you will also have access to the presenter after the webinar.  

About SA Accounting Academy

The SA Accounting Academy is an accredited private QCTO, SAICA - AT(SA), ICB and BANKSETA qualifications provider. We are committed to providing our students with the highest quality training and support, to ensure that your skills and knowledge are up to date and ready to face the challenges of the modern workplace. Qualifications and courses delivered are designed to ensure that you reach your professional goals and advance your career. With our experienced faculty, staff, and resources, you can be confident that you will receive the highest quality of training.

SAAA is a Level 2 B-BBEE contributor, with 125% procurement recognition. Training spend on certain solutions can be allocated against the Skills Development element of the B-BBEE Scorecard through accredited and nonaccredited training or claimed through SETA grants. In addition, 25% of your Skills Expenditure can be claimed on non-accredited training or courses.

Corporate Training Solutions

At the Accounting Academy, we recognize the evolving needs of businesses in today's dynamic environment. Beyond our standard webinar offerings, we provide tailored corporate training solutions designed to empower your team with the latest in accounting and professional skills. Whether you're looking for online sessions or face-to-face training, our programs are crafted to ensure a comprehensive and engaging learning experience.

Drawing inspiration from modern training methodologies, our corporate solutions are interactive, adaptable, and focused on real-world applications. We prioritize hands-on learning, ensuring your team can immediately apply their newfound knowledge in practical scenarios.

Interested in a bespoke corporate training experience? Reach out to us at [email protected] or call 010 593 0466. Together, let's design a training program that elevates your team's capabilities and aligns with your organizational goals.  

Contact Us  

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