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Professional Ethics for Ohio Engineers

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Course Outline

· Identify the purpose of Government and Law.

· Identify the role of private property and the enforcement of contracts in the creation of wealth

· Define wealth

· Distinguish between moral code, ethical code and legal code

· Distinguish between Statutes and Rules

· Identify the economic roles of an individual

· List the canons of the National Society of Engineers Code of Professional Conduct

· Define legal and ethical aspects of intellectual property

· Identify The State of Ohio government organization

· List Ohio Code Regulating Engineering

· List the Regulations promulgated by the Ohio Board of Professional Engineers and Professional Surveyors

· List the Code of Ethics promulgated by the Board

Instructor/Developer:            Nicholas C. Georgalis, MSEE, PE


Mr. Nick Georgalis is an Ohio registered professional engineer with Masters of Science degree in Electrical Engineering.  He minored in Philosophy during his undergraduate studies at Case Western Reserve University.  He has  taken courses in Law as part of his graduate studies at Cleveland State University.   Mr. Georgalis has experience in the design and project management of Intelligent Transportation Systems and has worked as a building engineer and area manager for AT&T.  More recently Mr. Georgalis served as a Patent Examiner for the United States Patent and Trademark Office.  Prior to becoming a patent examiner he represented himself before the USPTO in his successful patent filing.  Mr. Georgalis is an author and publisher.  His current book is called “God and Wealth The Rise and Fall of Nations” where he presents a detailed historical and statistical study of the reasons for the fate of nations.  The book is available on Amazon.  His publishing is through this web site, where he publishes his courses as well as the courses submitted by others.  Mr. Georgalis’ experience with government agencies as a contractor and as an employee with the USPTO, his years spent in writing his book, his graduate and undergraduate studies, as well as his research of the laws of the State of Ohio has enabled him to develop and present this course on Professional Ethics for Ohio Engineers.

Course is qualified for:

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