Code Of Conduct

As members of Impington Swimming Club we expect swimmers, coaches, and committee members to adhere to the following codes of conduct to ensure swimming is a safe, enjoyable and inclusive activity for all club members.

Swimmers

Adhere to the rules of the club as set out in the club constitution here (link to constitution)

Adhere to the Swim England regulations, Code of Ethics, club constitution and rules.

Adhere to, and respect instructions from coaches

Treat fellow swimmers with respect and behave in a positive manner

Adhere to all aspects of swimming lane discipline as set out here (link to lane discipline)

Coaches

Adhere to the Swim England Equality and Diversity Policy.

Adhere to the Swim England regulations, Code of Ethics, club constitution and rules.

Adhere to any conditions for teaching and coaching under the pool hire agreement.

Keep your coaching and/or teaching qualifications and CPD up to date

Ensure you have a current Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) certificate (renewable every three years)

Make our club a happy, friendly and welcoming place for all members

Ensure any equipment used is fit for purpose, safe to use and accessible.

Follow the club procedures should a swimmer have an accident or suffer an injury

Committee members

Adhere to the Swim England Equality and Diversity Policy.

Adhere to the Swim England regulations, Code of Ethics, club constitution and rules.

Adhere to any conditions stipulated under the pool hire agreement.

Adhere to your role responsibilities.

Make our club a happy, friendly and welcoming place for all members

Lead by example by promoting positive behaviour and good sportsmanship.

Encourage all members to behave in a positive manner and follow the rules of the club and sport.

Never encourage or condone members of the club to breach the rules of the sport.

Treat all personal information about members on a confidential basis