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eLearning Course Available for Group Learning

The eLearning course, Ethics for the Built Environment Professional Engineer, provides the practitioner an overview of Engineering Ethics, including providing key definitions and explaining the common ethical thought constructs and philosophical analysis tools. Also discussed will be the ASHRAE Code of Ethics, as well as the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) Code of Ethics.

Then, the learner will have the opportunity to review several ethical case studies derived from adjudicated decisions from the NSPE, selected with a focus on the duties and decisions faced by those in the Built Environment industry. Key details of each case study are intentionally be left out of the initial scenario presentation in order to provoke deep thought and “if X…, then Z…, but if W…, then…Y” types of discussion. Finally, the full NSPE details and ruling will be shared for each case study.

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Note: Although the course is available for group learning, the final exam can only be completed by one person.

About ASHRAE eLearning

In addition to being of tremendous value to individuals seeking to learn about a new HVAC topic or brush up on the fundamentals, ASHRAE eLearning can be a valuable professional development tool for employers.

Corporations are eligible for ASHRAE eLearning corporate discounts when they enroll groups of employees. Corporations purchasing enrollments of identical content packages for 5 or more people receive these discounts:

Group Size Discount

5-9 users

10% off

10-19 users

20% off

20-49 users

30% off 

There are 242 hours of training available, and more to come!

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