I will ensure a safe and hygienic working environment for all.

  • I will maintain personal and professional indemnity insurance for myself, and ensure all teaching staff do so, as appropriate.
  • I will ensure all equipment is fully maintained and serviced for hygiene and safety.
  • I will advise students on safety measures within the teaching environment, and maintain an orderly working area.

I will respect the rights, dignity and worth of each student & colleague

  • I will demonstrate appropriate cultural sensitivity.
  • I will treat everyone* equally regardless of sex, ethnic origin or religion.
  • I will not exploit my relationship with a student in any way.

I will show respect to my colleagues and my profession.

  • I will speak respectfully of my colleagues or other health professionals.
  • I will take care not do anything which is likely to bring my profession into disrepute.
  • I will take care that Breathe Education advertising is not misleading.
  • I will adhere to the laws of Australia and its States and Territories as regards my legal obligations.
  • I will inform the management of Breathe Education by way of formal complaint, if I know of anyone who has breached any of the above code.

What is conflict of interest?

A conflict of interest exists where there is a divergence between the individual interests of a person and their responsibility to Breathe Education, such that an independent observer might reasonably question whether the actions or decisions of that person are influenced by their own interests