Gain an understanding of what is being referred to when ethics are being discussed for building professionals.
Describe an overview of the different types of ethics.
Identify sources of ethical standards, with which building professionals are expected to comply.
Describe how ethical principles are incorporated into actual laws governing the licensure of building professionals.
Clarify the difference between ethical standards or canons and rules incorporated into laws.
Present a review of case studies that demonstrate how ethical guidelines are applied in real life situations.
Define the proper prioritization of obligations between the public, self and the client during the provision of professional services.
Identify the point at which ethical violations by fellow professionals or clients should be referred to higher authorities for resolution.