Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Brett W. Luithly graduated from the Water and Fuel Systems Apprentice Course at Sheppard Air Force Base, in Wichita Falls, TX.
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.
Luithly is the son of Chris and Serena Luithly, of Roanoke.
He is a 2012 graduate of Homestead High School, in Fort Wayne.