UpdatedMonday June 5, 2017 byBertha Hebert.

Coaches' Code of Conduct


  • - I hereby pledge to live up to Coaches' Code of Conduct.
  • - I will never yell at, argue with, or treat a referee with disrepect
  • - I will insure that my parents treat referees with respect
  • - I will insure that all of my parents and players have read and/or understand the code of ethics
  • - I will place the emotional and physical well-being of my players ahead of a personal desire to win.
  • -I will try not use profanity - I will treat each player as an individual, remembering the large range of emotional and physical development for the same age group.
  • - I will do my best to provide a safe playing situation for my players.
  • - I will promise to review and practice the basic first aid principles needed to treat injuries of my players.
  • - I will do my best to organize practices that are fun and challenging for all my players.
  • - I will lead by example in demonstrating fair play and sportsmanship to all my players
  • - I will provide a sports environment for my team that is free of drugs, tobacco, and alcohol, and I will refrain from their use at all youth sports events.
  • - I will be knowledgeable in the rules of the sports and I will teach these rules to my players.
  • - I will use those coaching techniques appropriate for each of the skills that I teach.
  • - I will remember that I am a youth sports coach, and that the game is for children and not adults.