Coaches Code of Behaviour

As at September 2018 


In addition to Tweed Valley Rollers Inc. Code of Conduct, coaches are expected to meet the following Code of Behaviour 

  • Operate within the rules and spirit of your sport, promoting fair play over winning at any cost.
  • Actively discourage foul play and/or unsportsmanlike behaviour by players. 
  • Encourage and support opportunities for people to learn appropriate behaviours and skills.   
  • Support opportunities for participation in all aspects of the sport.   
  • Treat each person as an individual.   
  • Display control and courtesy to all involved with the sport.   
  • Respect the rights and worth of every person regardless of their gender, ability, cultural background or religion.   
  • Respect the decisions of officials, coaches and administrators in the conduct of the sport.   
  • Adopt appropriate and responsible behaviour in all interactions.   
  • Adopt responsible behaviour in relation to alcohol and other drugs.   
  • Act with integrity and objectivity, and accept responsibility for your decisions and actions.   
  • Ensure your decisions and actions contribute to a safe environment.   
  • Ensure your decisions and actions contribute to a harassment free environment.  
  • Do not tolerate harmful or abusive behaviours.   
  • Place the safety and welfare of the athletes above all else.   
  • Help each person reach their potential - compliment and encourage with positive and supportive feedback.   
  • Any physical contact with a person should be appropriate to the situation and necessary for the person’s skill development.   
  • Be honest and do not allow your qualifications to be misrepresented.