Over the last years a set of rules and international best practices have evolved.
If implemented carefully these rules can reveal disrespectful and offensive behavior at an early stage and help to identify potential offenders. Each sport has its individual setting and therefore needs specifically adapted rules. Here you can find a summary of these rules: – link –
The Code of Conduct is an agreement between the coach and the club/association in which the coach commits to accepting certain standards when working with children/young athletes.
The Code of Conduct can be adapted to different sports and different settings.
Some links where you can find additional information about sport safety rules and policies:
Fachstelle Safe Sports – Land Salzburg
DSJ – Deutsche Sportjugend im DOSB
ICMEC – International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children
NCMEC – National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
Deutsche Sporthochschule Köln – Studie
IOC – International Olympic Committee
UEFA – European Soccer Accociation