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By Richard A. Fritz, Battalion Chief of Training (Ret.), High Point (NC) Fire Dept.
Selecting and maintaining the correct hand tools are critical to your performance on the fireground.
Instructor Richard Fritz, a 26-year veteran of the fire service, demonstrates the various techniques, offers safety tips, and provides useful hints on helping to keep you and your tools in top form and ready for actual fireground conditions.
Originally released as four separate videotapes, this collection will increase proficiency with the common hand tools carried on your apparatus.
#1 Cutting and Striking Tools (22 mins., originally released on VHS in 1999)
#2 Push/Pull Tolls (35 mins., originally released on VHS in 2000)
#3 Prying Tools (22 mins., originally released on VHS in 2000)
#4 Power Saws (22 mins., originally released on VHS in 2001)