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Proud Graduates

McGhee-Tyson Air National Guard Base, Knoxville, TN— Air Force Reserve Tech. Sgts. Tom Torrence (left), an aeromedical technician assigned to the 773rd Airlift Squadron and Michael Woodall (right), a C-130 propulsion technician with the 910th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron graduated from the Non-Commissioned Officer Academy (NCOA) here on April 11. Students must complete the NCOA before they assume the grade of master sergeant. The NCO Academy’s 223-hour curriculum consists of three academic areas — profession of arms, communication skills, and leadership. Students must complete the NCOA before they assume senior NCO status in the grade of master sergeant.

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