One important function of the 20th Civil Engineering Squadron is bomb disposal. They use current technology and never become complacent or take anything for granted. Senior Airman Brian Seymour describes the training, saying that practice bombs are dropped in a field, and technicians use robots to do explosive actions remotely. They were a bomb suit that protects them, if an I.E.D. were to detonate near them. The bomb suit is described in detail.
Victory by Valor: Shaw Air Force Base, Part 5: Explosive Ordinance Disposal - Episode 5