Rules



CODE OF CONDUCT

As a member of basketballscotland, a member association, or an affiliated club or a person you are required to comply with the rules set down by basketballscotland.

You must meet the following requirements in regard to your conduct during any activity held or sanctioned by basketballscotland, a member association, or an affiliated club and in any role you hold within basketballscotland, a member association, or an affiliated club:

  • Respect the rights, dignity and worth of others.
  • Be fair, considerate and honest in all dealing with others.
  • Be professional in, and accept responsibility for, your actions.
  • Make a commitment to providing quality service.
  • Be aware of, and maintain an uncompromising adhesion to, basketballscotland standards, rules, regulations and policies.
  • Operate within the rules of the sport including national and international guidelines which govern basketballscotland the member associations and the affiliated clubs.
  • Do not use your involvement with basketballscotland, a member association or an affiliated club to promote your own beliefs, behaviours or practices where these are inconsistent with those of basketballscotland, a member association or an affiliated club.
  • Demonstrate a high degree of individual responsibility especially when dealing with persons under 18 years of age, as your words and actions are an example.
  • Avoid unaccompanied and unobserved activities with persons under 18 years of age, wherever possible.
  • Refrain from any form of harassment of others.
  • Refrain from any behaviour that may bring basketball and basketballscotland, a member association or an affiliated club into disrepute.
  • Provide a safe environment for the conduct of all activity.
  • Show concern and caution towards others who may be sick or injured.
  • Be a positive role model.
  • Understand the repercussions if you breach, or are aware of any breaches of, this code of behaviour.