Safe Sport

PPD and USA Swimming have been required to comply with the New Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (MAAPP), set forth by the US Center for Safe Sport. The document can be found below.

Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (MAAPP)

 

In accordance with MAAPP, all swimmers 18 years and older are now required too take Athlete Protection Training. The Athlete Protection Training can be found below.

Athlete Protection Training

 

Safe Sport for Parents

As part of the Safe Sport Initiative, USA swimming has offered the course below to increase awareness. Please note the online training course covers sensitive material, including sexual and physical abuse. 

Safe Sport for Parents Training

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Safe Sport for Athletes

As part of the Safe Sport Initiative, USA swimming has offered the course below to increase awareness for athletes 12-17 years old. Please note the online training course covers sensitive material, including sexual and physical abuse.

Safe Sport for Athletes Training

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Safe Sport Documents and Information

Safe Sport Handbook

Preventing False Allegations

Questions for Swim Parents

Safety Card for Marshals

Deck Change Poster

No Camera Poster

Instructions for Timers

 

USA Swimming Safe Sport Policies

USA Swimming Code of Conduct

Locker Room Monitoring

Electronic Communication

Athlete Electronic Communication Best Practices

Team Travel Without Parents

Massages and Rubdowns

Applicable Adults

One on One Interactions