Code of Conduct

ASI Stand Up Paddle Instructors Code of Conduct

  1. Respect the rights, dignity and worth of others.

  2. Be fair, considerate and honest in all dealings with others.

  3. Be professional in, and accept responsibility for, your actions.

  4. Abide by ASI policy and procedures at all times.

  5. Be a positive role model for all ages

  6. 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.

  7. Avoid unaccompanied and unobserved activities with persons under 18 years of age.

  8. Refrain from any form of harassment of others.

  9. Refrain from any behaviour that may bring you or your SUP School into disrepute.

  10. Provide a safe environment for the conduct of the activity.

  11. Do not conduct any activities if you are under the influence of alcohol or drugs or you are feeling mentally or physically unwell.

  12. Be attentive to your clients at all times and do not go surfing in a lesson, unless it is part of the defined lesson plan.

  13. Show concern and caution towards others who may be sick or injured.

  14. Respect other beach /water users and work with them to ensure activities can be enjoyed by all.

  15. Partake in professional development to improve and maintain your surfing instructor’s skills and knowledge

Understand the repercussions if you breach, or are aware of any breaches of, this Code of Conduct.