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Welcome to Unit 9 in the Introduction to Animal Emergency Management Course. This module will provide you with information on Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Animal Emergency Response missions. Prior to today, you should have Units 1 - 8.

After completing this module, you should be able to:

  • Explain the responsibilities of personnel for PPE;
  • Understand the general considerations in the use of PPE;
  • Describe the types of PPE available and the levels of PPE protection; and
  • Be familiar with the criteria used to select PPE in various situations.