John is certified in First Aid/CPR, has had personal experience with water safety and drowning and has taught or coached sports and safety related courses at many levels for over 25 years. He has successfully completed a general Instructor Development Course sponsored by UCLA. He is a father to four children and has maintained a professional career for over 26 years. He has personally interviewed CPR instructors and doctors, including a medical examiner, regarding child related water safety issues.
John received training from his mentor, Instructor John Ruffu (Swim2John), after seeing amazing results with the program for one of his own children. John received the training and immediately used the program to teach his 19 month old son and other family members. Since that time, everyone who has taken the Help U Swim program has been very satisfied with the end result.