I think you will find him to be an excellent teacher.
Some of the tools mentioned in the video include:
• Carving knife with concave blade
• Flexcut carving tools
• Carving chisels and gouges
• Carving mallet
• The classic chip carving knife
A note about carving tools: Choose quality over quantity. Choose quality over price. Believe me, a poor quality tool will not hold an edge, won't produce the best results, will frustrate you, and can be dangerous because you may be inclined to use more force than necessary. Look for good quality metals from known brands. It is SO worth it.