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Leadership for CPAs


8.5 Credits

Course Description

Learning Objectives:

  • Determine the leadership characteristics needed for foresight
  • Identify common leadership perspectives and the foundations of leadership
  • Define the concept of Followership
  • Select the ‘Four Dimensions of Leadership’
  • Choose the leadership qualities needed to cultivate credibility
  • State the ‘Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership’
  • Determine the ways to reinforce values in organizations
  • Select ways in which to enlist followers
  • Recognize methods used to make changes in organizations
  • Identify the leadership traits used to promote collaboration


Field of Study: Personal Development

Program Level: Basic

Prerequisites & Advance Preparation: None

Delivery Method: QAS Self Study

Credit Count: 8.5 CPE hours (Non-technical)


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8.5 CPE Credits

Dr. Johnson


Encouraging Others

Envisioning the Future


Mr. Powers

Resistance to Change

Theories of Leadership

AICPA: VTR is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: This program is valid for 8.5 CPEs.