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Surgent’s The Role of the Whistle-Blower (SSAA798/24)

Event Description

Whistle-blowers play an important role in fraud detection and prevention. This course will review historical financial whistle-blowers and they role they play in organizations, as well as explore whistle-blower myths. It includes a conversation with a whistle-blower and a former FBI agent. This is the last of five 2-hour courses in Surgent’s Fraud Certificate Program. This program includes a combination of lectures, animated videos, and live interviews with white-collar offenders and whistle-blowers. Each course is designed to be engaging and informative and will enhance your understanding of fraud.

Designed For

Professionals who want to better understand the role of whistle-blowers in preventing fraud


Recognize the importance of whistle-blowers in fraud detection and prevention Understand the challenges and dilemmas faced by whistle-blowers

Major Subjects

Understanding whistle-blowing When should you blow the whistle? Types of whistle-blower channels The whistle-blower’s dilemma Successful whistle-blower letters When is whistle-blowing unethical? Laws to protect whistle-blowers Ten whistle-blowing myths