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Chemical Decontamination PPE: Suit Support

by Brittany Schlueter, BSN, RN, EMT.


- Published: 03/31/2018 | Running Time: 06:36

Suit support personnel are a vital part of a decon team. In addition to assisting with the donning and doffing of team members PPE, they also help with such tasks as taking vital signs, and ensuring decon team members are properly hydrated.

In this video we demonstrate Donning the equipment for suit support personnel.

Learning Objectives


After watching this video you will be able to:

  • Understand the role of suit support personnel during a chemical decontamination event
  • Identify the equipment needed for the suit support role
  • Be able to successfully don and doff the suit support PPE

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