Published on Wednesday, 11 July 2012 10:35
Wichita Falls, TX - Air National Guard Airman 1st Class William S. Richman graduated from the Utilities Systems Apprentice Course at Sheppard Air Force Base, Wichita Falls, Texas.
The course is designed to train students in water processing, analysis, operating principles of water treatment plants, maintenance of water and waste water, fire suppression and backflow prevention systems and components; and maintenance and repair of water supply, waste, fuels, and natural gas systems.
The training included monitoring systems operation to ensure efficiency and compliance with safety and environmental regulations for hazardous materials; performing inspection, recurring maintenance, and seasonal overhaul on systems and components; troubleshooting malfunctions and removing, repairing, and replacing defective components; and modifying equipment for specific missions or to increase efficiency.
Richman is the son of Leticia M. Richman of West Carroll Road, Churubusco.
His wife, Amanda, is the daughter of Neil Sloffer of La Fortuna Way, Roanoke.
Richman is a 2007 graduate of Carroll High School.