Code of Conduct for Parents
1 – Always show respect for all players, opponents, managers/coaches and officials.
2 – Have realistic expectations for your son/daughter and don’t put him/her under undue pressure.
3 – Ensure that your son/daughter arrives on time for training and matches and that safe arrangements
are in place for getting your son/daughter home afterwards.
4 – Leave coaching to the coaches.
5 – Respect the managers/coaches decisions.
6 – Assist when asked.
7 – Accept disappointment, praise good work and refrain from criticising.
8 – Support the club’s fund-
9 – If your son/daughter requires hospital treatment a parent must attend.
10 – Emphasise skill development and practice over winning and how they benefit your child
(and other children/players). De-
All above is superceded by the Code of Ethics and Good Practice for Children’s Sport as directed by The Irish Sports Council and supported by the FAI.