Policies & Procedures

Scottish Gymnastics aim to ensure all those participating in gymnastics have a safe, fun, and positive experience and are given the opportunity to fulfil their potential. 

Before starting activities in your club, it’s important to have the relevant policies and procedures in place, not only to safeguard the gymnasts, coaches and officials but also to ensure best experience for everyone involved.

By becoming a member of Scottish Gymnastics, clubs agree to adopt the below policies:

  • Safeguarding policy
  • Safe recruitment policy
  • Code of Practice for coaches and officials

Copies of these policies can be found HERE

You should also have a:

  • Disciplinary Procedure
  • Complaints / Grievance Procedure

Templates that may be adapted to suit your club can be found HERE

For best practice, you may also wish to consider:

  • Code of Conduct for Coaches, Officials, Gymnasts, Parents and Spectators
  • Social Media Guidelines
  • Club Handbook