Respect in Sport Policy

Purpose of the Policy
Taekwondo Manitoba is committed to creating a sport environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. Coaches have a responsibility to create a sporting environment that is free of harassment and abuse.

Taekwondo Manitoba requires that all coaches participating in taekwondo have completed theonline Respect in Sport, as required by Sport Manitoba.

Scope and Application
The policy applies to all coaches registered with, or named on an official sport roster under the jurisdicion of, Taekwondo Manitoba.

Any coach not having completed the program or maintained certified status in the timeframe established by Taekwondo Manitoba may be removed as a coach until such time that the course is completed.

The Board of Directors, for Taekwondo Manitoba, is responsible for setting out the communication and timing of course completion and recertification.

Non-compliance of this policy may result in further discipline as determined by the Board of Directors or in accordance with Taekwondo Manitoba policy.

Review and Approval
This policy was approved by the Board of Directors on March 29, 2015 and will be reviewed by the Executive Committee on an annual basis.

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