2024 Ethics Series

Embark on a journey of ethical exploration with our 4-part webinar series. From laying the groundwork with foundational principles to delving into real-world case studies, join us as we navigate the complexities of ethics in various contexts. Discover the role of biases, professional standards, and decision-making frameworks in shaping ethical behavior. Mark your calendars for thought-provoking discussions and practical insights into navigating ethical dilemmas. Join us as we strive to cultivate a culture of integrity and responsibility in every aspect of professional practice.



30 May 2024

Introductions to ethics – foundation principles

Moral awareness and ethical thinking are critical components of ethical decision making. In this webinar, we will go over some key ethics principles including ethics theories and framework, and their application in practice. The session covers the following:

  • Ethics theories and their application
  • The Ethical Decision-Making Framework (EDMF)
  • The role of code of ethics
  • Behavioural biases awareness



12 June 2024

Biases and ethics – awareness and mitigation

Our biases have significant impacts on decisions we make and face daily. They are particularly relevant in formulating our views on ethical issues and how we deal with these issues. The session will address the following:

  • Recognising the different biases and their impact
  • Recognising biases as an impediment to ethical behaviour
  • Understanding the impact of biases on ethical decision making



28 August 2024 (to be confirmed)

Code of ethics and professional standards

Ethics plays a significant role in shaping and strengthening a profession. In this webinar, we will look at the instrumental role of the professional code of ethics in raising ethical and professional standards as a key anchor in the ethical decision-making process. The session will address the following:

  • Ethics and moral awareness
  • Code of ethics and professional standards role
  • The application of the Ethical Decision-Making Framework (EDMF)



27 November 2024 (to be confirmed)

Ethics In Practice – case study applications

This session explores practical ethics case studies and considers the possible impacts practitioners and advice practices may experience when facing an ethical issue. In analysing the case studies, we will briefly revisit ethical principles and biases impact on ethical behaviour. This session will address the following:

  • A review of ethical theories and principles
  • A review of biases impact on ethical behaviour
  • The application of the Ethical Decision-Making Framework (EDMF)
  • Applying theories, principles and the EDMF to a case study


More information:

All Parts $350 (members) | $480 (non- members)
Individual Parts $99 (members) | $132 (non- members) 

TPB CPD Hours: 4 hours |  Legislated CPD Hours: 4 hours in professionalism and ethics



Presented by:
Nidal Danoun

Nidal Danoun, is the executive director of Prosperity Financial Services. He provides advice and training to organisations, businesses, and professionals in the areas of financial services regulation compliance, ethics, corporate governance and culture. Nidal is also a lecturer at University of New South Wales Business School and at the Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM) in the areas of leadership, wealth management, estate planning and ethics, he is also a Certified Ethics Trainer with the CFA institute. Nidal regularly works and consults with regulators, large financial institutions, and accounting firms.

Nidal holds a Master of Commerce; he is a Chartered Accountant, a Fellow CPA Financial Planning Specialist, a Certified Financial Planner, Chartered Tax Adviser, a member of the CFA Institute. Nidal has over 25 years’ experience in the financial services industry.




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2024 Ethics Series
$ 480.00 Excl. GST