Code of Conduct

PSP Facilities Code Of Conduct

As a member, participant or visitor, you agree to follow our Code of Conduct, which is based on the values of caring, honesty, responsibility and respect.  The following behaviours are prohibited in all PSP facilities, programs and online communities:

1.  Inappropriate Arrire

     Appropriate attire must be worn at all times.  It is prohibited to wear clothing with vulgar
     language, obscene images, racial slurs or anything that contributes to a hostile
     environment or is inappropriate for a family environment.

2.  Inappropriate Language

     Any hostile or vulgar language, including swearing, shouting, or name-calling.

3.  Threatening Physical Contact

     Any threatening or hostile physical contact with another person, including play fighting.

4.  Sexual Activity

     Any demonstration of sexual activity or sexual contact with another person.

5.  Harassment/Intimidation

     May include, but is not limited to, repeated incidents or a pattern of behaviour that is
     intended to intimiate, offend, degrade or humiliate a particular person or group of
     people.  It has also been describe as the assertion of power through agression.

6.  Theft/Destruction of Property

     Any theft or behaviour that results in the destruction of property.

7.  Weapons

     Being in possession of anything used, designed to be used or intended for use in
     causing death or injury to any person or for the purpose of threatening or intimidating
     any person and, without restricting the generalilty of the foregoing, includes a firearm.

8.  Drugs or Alcohol

     Posessing or using recreational or illicit/illegal drugs or alcohol at the 14 Wing
     Greenwood Fitness and Sports Centre, and/or sponsored programs is not permitted in
     any regard.

     Additionally, access to PSP facilities is not permitted while under the influence of the
     above mentioned substances.

9.  Inappropriate Conduct

     Any conduct of an inappropriate, threatening or offensive nature.

10. Loitering

      Loitering is not permitted in or outside of facilities or programs.

11.  Electronic Device Usage

      An individual may not use an electronic device to record audio content, take
      photographs, record videos, and/or make any other type of recordings with an
      electronic device in a PSP facility without the express written permission from the PSP
      Staff.

12. Tobacco

       The use of tobacco or similar products, including e-cigarettes, is not permitted in or
       outside of fitness or recreational facilities and programs. 

13.  Covid-19 Rules and Regulations

       Members must follow all facility rules at all times, including the Public Health
       Measures and other COVID related restrictions, policies and procedures.

14.  Client Training

        No client (day user or member) may train another client for compensation.

15.  Identifiation Rules and Regulations

       All civilian, dependents and military personnel (when not in uniform) are expected to
       have proper form of identification and/or current membership card on t heir persons
       when entering PSP Facilities; military members/patrons are REQUIRED to
       show/swipe proper identification upon request by facililty personnel.

       Examples can be found a follows:

       a.     the Fitness and Sports Centre facility has a 100% mandatory ID check (either of
               a valid community recreation card or military identification) upon entering the
               facility for use; and

       b.     certain programs at the Community Recreation Centre require valid community
               recreation cards to be shown before registration can take place.

16.  Breaches of the PSP Code of Conduct

       PSP Staff will report a breach of the PSP Code of Conduct, to the Wing Commander,
       Wing CWO, Direct Supervisor and/or MP if a civilian commits a breach.  Administrative
       and/disciplinary action could be taken against civilian.

       Administrative and/or disciplinary action could be taken against DND employees or
      CAF members in breach of this PSP Code of Conduct.