Individual Membership Information

Members' Membership Category and Costs

Scottish Gymnastics membership types and costs for the 2017/2018 membership year can be found below;

MEMBER TYPE MEMBERSHIP TYPE REQUIRED FEE
Judge (National & Brevet) SG & BG Gold Rolling £76
Judge (Regional & Below) SG & BG Bronze £17
Coach (Level 2 & above) SG & BG Gold Rolling £76
Assistant Coach (Level 1) SG & BG Silver £41
Competitive Gymnast SG & BG Silver £41
Recreational Gymnast SG & BG Bronze £17
Helper (working with children) SG & BG Bronze £17
Safeguarding Officer SG & BG Bronze £17
Pre-School SG & BG Bronze Pre-School £11
Temporary Gymnast SG & BG Bronze 13wk Temp £9
Club Officer Club Officer Free

Member Types Description

MEMBER TYPE DESCRIPTION
Judge A member who has a judging qualification or attending a judging course. A member who is participating in judging at a National and Brevet level require gold membership. A member participating at regional and below level require bronze membership.
Coach A member who has a level 2 or above coaching qualification or attending a level 2 course in any discipline of gymnastics. This member type requires gold level membership which is only available to coaches who have are sitting the relevant course(s) to coach at this level or above.  It is a requirement for all coaches to get a PVG Disclosure through SG and attend the relevant SG safeguarding course.
Assistant Coach A member who has a level 1 coaching qualification or attending a level 1 course in any discipline of gymnastics. A level 1 coach requires silver membership which is available to all qualified assistant coaches (or undergoing qualification) on the understanding that they are directly supervised by accredited coaches and do not undertake any class on their own. It is a requirement for all coaches to get a PVG Disclosure through SG and attend the relevant SG safeguarding course.
Helper A helper is a member who is in the gym working with children, it is also available to those have the learn to coach qualification, and also for chaperones. Helpers require bronze membership and as they are working with children are required to get a PVG Disclosure through SG and attend the relevant SG safeguarding course.
Volunteer A volunteer is someone within the club who supports the general functions of the running of a club as well as committee members who may carry out administrative roles outwith the club itself. These members are not working directly with children and not for anyone with a coaching role. Clubs must register all committee members with Scottish Gymnastics with a club officer membership, this category is free.
Chair The chair or club leader for the club takes responsibility for managing the committee/board and the affairs of the club. Ideally this should be someone separate from Head Coach. This type requires members to register at club officer membership level, this category is free.
Secretary This member is the ‘principal administrator’ for the club, dealing with club correspondence, distributing to relevant officers for response where required. This type requires members to register at club officer membership level, this category is free.
Treasurer This member is responsible for the club finances. This type requires members to register at club officer membership level, this category is free.
Safeguarding Officer A member carrying out the role of safeguarding officer within a registered SG club. The Safeguarding officer will promote best practice throughout the club by ensuring everyone is aware of their responsibilities and the role they have to play in safeguarding at the club. A safeguarding officer must attend a Safeguarding 2 and a PVG workshop and get a PVG Disclosure through SG. This role requires bronze membership.
Competitive Gymnast A gymnasts who trains within a club at a competitive level. It entitles you to compete in any competition arranged within or outside of Scottish Gymnastics. This type requires silver membership.
Recreational Gymnast A gymnasts that take part at beginner or recreational level. It also entitles you to compete in some beginner competitions organised by SG. This type requires bronze membership.
Pre-School Gymnast A member participating in pre-school gymnastics activity, this membership category includes insurance. This type requires bronze pre-school membership.
Temporary Gymnast Solely for the first time gymnast/trampolinist taking part in club activities. This category does not cover recreational gymnasts taking part in beginner competitions. Gymnasts taking part in beginner competitions must affiliate as a full bronze member. This member requires bronze 13 wk temp membership and recreational gymnast as member type. This membership category will expire after 13 weeks.

Requirements of Membership:

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Transfering Clubs:

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How to Guide:

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