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The following code is promulgated by the Chief Warrant and Warrant Officers Association, United States Coast Guard. It is a formulation of principles and precepts adopted as a guide to our conduct and actions.

Coast Guard Warrant Officers shall conscientiously strive to:

Willingly render loyal service to superiors, subordinates and peers in every organization of which they are a member
Always set an example in conduct, appearance and performance that will make others proud to know and work with them
Reliably discharge all duties with which they are confronted, whether such duties be expressed or implied
Readily subordinate their personal interests and welfare to those of their organization and their subordinates
Accept responsibility at every opportunity and acknowledge full accountability for their actions
Never knowingly tolerate wrong-doing in themselves or others, whether by commission or omission, design or neglect
Teach other people in a way that will effectively expand and perpetuate the scope of their technical competence

Obtain breadth of perspective and depth of understanding beyond the limits of their specific responsibilities
Faithfully adhere to their oath of office in all respects, upholding and defending the nations constitution by both word and deed
Forcefully take the initiative to stimulate constructive action in all arenas requiring or inviting their attention
Improve themselves both physically and mentally, professionally and personally, to increase their own abilities and the value of their services
Contribute their past experience, service, and knowledge to a dedicated effort for the betterment of the future
Earn an ironclad reputation for the absolute integrity of their word
Reflect credit and inspire confidence in themselves, the Warrant Officer Corps, the military services of the nation, and the United States of America

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