FAI Code of Conduct for Coaches

FAI CODE CONDUCT Coaches-1 (3).pdf

The FAI has developed a very useful and practical booklet for Coaches about how to practically go about living out the Code of Conduct in the week-to-week dealings with children, parents and other community members. It’s the in the PDF document below and is well worth reading and printing out.



It talks about:

  • Football & Young People
  • A Player Centred Approach
  • How to Promote Good Practice in creating a Child Centred Approach
  • What Best Practice Looks Like
  • Safety
  • Sport For Fun
  • What Children in Football are Entitled To
  • What Children Should Commit to
  • A Coach’s Responsibility to Report
  • Use of Mobile Phones


FAI Code of Conduct and Good Practice for Coaches