The purpose of this program is to develop a cadre of highly trained, competent assistant instructors, who are empowered with an understanding of
And most importantly:
The Assistant Instructors developed through this course are recognized and qualified to teach within a local school and are well-prepared to excel in the complete Shaolin Wing Chun Instructor Certification Program. For more details on that program, click here. AI program graduates are not yet fully qualified to start or teach within their own club or school.
In the past, instructor training usually consisted of finding a good technician and saying, “here is your class, teach it." Being a good technician, although important, is not the main factor in becoming a good instructor.
The First and SINGLE MOST important quality in an instructor is a Positive Attitude! If you don't enjoy what you are doing, your students won't want to stay around you for very long.
Second is skill – not just skill in the proper execution of martial art techniques, but in the ability to teach and motivate yourself and others.
In the martial arts as an industry, and in our martial art family and school in particular, our product is two-fold:
This program is specifically designed to help you develop yourself by:
Mr. Jeremy Roadruck
5th Degree Black Belt, Master Level
Head Instructor, Meng's Martial Arts of Centerville, Ohio
Speaker, Teacher, Author, Catalyst
Transformational Expert and Coach for Families and Children
#1 Best-Selling Author on amazon.com
Mr. Roadruck is a veteran martial artist with more than 20 years of martial arts experience and former member of the US Army Reserve.
He's an accomplished competitor – nationally and internationally, winning 1st place at the Pan-American Games, and is an educator with a deep commitment and passion for developing the next generation of leaders in our communities and our country.
His deep commitment to bringing the highest quality character growth and personal development education and training to our students, instructors, staff and families is a true inspiration and powerful resource for our local community! Certainly, this program isn't just about “kicking and punching”, but rather, a powerful character development experience PROVEN to develop children's self-confidence, self-esteem, focus, goal setting skills, sense of self-worth, self-defense / personal protection,and leadership skills!
He is also the developer of several programs custom-tailored for specific results, such as the Falling Safely workshop – designed to teach people of all ages how to fall safely after his own mother, Barbara fell and hit her head, ending up in the ICU unconscious for 3 weeks. This workshop was featured on Channel 2 News in Dayton, Ohio. He has also developed extensive programs for doctors who specialize in Emergency Room medicine, as well as programs for parents and children.
Mr. Roadruck is also an international best-selling author with his 2ndbook, Your Best Child Ever: Is This Game Worth Winning?, going to #1 on amazon.com within the first 8 hours of release.
Finally, Mr. Roadruck was a difficult teenager and “because I said so” stopped working when he was six-years-old. Intelligent and creative, he was also difficult to reach or influence as a young child and teenager. With over 20 years of working with families and children, as well as being a difficult child himself, he brings a wealth of experience, tools, tactics, and strategies to help improve the lives of families, parents and children of all ages.