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932nd CES getting down and dirty during training

U.S. Air Force Reserve Citizen Airman Tech. Sgt. Tiana Corpuz looks on from a safe distance as Tech. Sgt. Casey Goodaker operates a backhoe to unearth a simulated water-main needing repairs during field training, Sept. 10, 2019 at the Sparta National Guard training area, Sparta, Illinois. The 932nd Civil Engineer Squadron spent two days at the training facility using the space for heavy equipment training, something they are not able to perform at Scott Air Force Base during unit training assemblies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Christopher Parr)

U.S. Air Force Reserve Citizen Airman Tech. Sgt. Tiana Corpuz looks on from a safe distance as Tech. Sgt. Casey Goodaker operates a backhoe to unearth a simulated water-main needing repairs during field training, Sept. 10, 2019 at the Sparta National Guard training area, Sparta, Illinois. The 932nd Civil Engineer Squadron spent two days at the training facility using the space for heavy equipment training, something they are not able to perform at Scott Air Force Base during unit training assemblies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Christopher Parr)

U.S. Air Force Reserve Citizen Airman Tech. Sgt. Tiana Corpuz gives Tech. Sgt. Casey Goodaker, both 932nd Civil Engineer Squadron technicians, instructions on where to dig during field training, Sept. 10, 2019 at the Sparta National Guard training area, Sparta, Illinois. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Christopher Parr)

U.S. Air Force Reserve Citizen Airman Tech. Sgt. Tiana Corpuz gives Tech. Sgt. Casey Goodaker, both 932nd Civil Engineer Squadron technicians, instructions on where to dig during field training, Sept. 10, 2019 at the Sparta National Guard training area, Sparta, Illinois. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Christopher Parr)

Tech. Sgt. Casey Goodaker,  932nd Civil Engineer Squadron technician, takes a closer look while positioning the backhoe bucket during field training, Sept. 10, 2019 at the Sparta National Guard training area, Sparta, Illinois. The 932nd CES spent two days at the training facility using the space for heavy equipment training, something they are not able to perform at Scott Air Force Base during unit training assemblies.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Christopher Parr)

Tech. Sgt. Casey Goodaker, 932nd Civil Engineer Squadron technician, takes a closer look while positioning the backhoe bucket during field training, Sept. 10, 2019 at the Sparta National Guard training area, Sparta, Illinois. The 932nd CES spent two days at the training facility using the space for heavy equipment training, something they are not able to perform at Scott Air Force Base during unit training assemblies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Christopher Parr)

932nd Civil Engineer technician, Tech. Sgt. Tiana Corpuz, with help from fellow Reserve Citizen Airman Senior Airman Alex Ravenmeder,  uses a shovel to uncover a plastic pipe simulating a pressurized water-main  during field training, Sept. 10, 2019 at the Sparta National Guard training area, Sparta, Illinois. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Christopher Parr)

932nd Civil Engineer technician, Tech. Sgt. Tiana Corpuz, with help from fellow Reserve Citizen Airman Senior Airman Alex Ravenmeder, uses a shovel to uncover a plastic pipe simulating a pressurized water-main during field training, Sept. 10, 2019 at the Sparta National Guard training area, Sparta, Illinois. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Christopher Parr)

SPARTA, Ill. --

The 932nd Civil Engineer Squadron, part of Team Scott and the 932nd Airlift Wing at Scott Air Force Base, extended their training from the September unit training assembly and set up camp at the National Guard training facility located in Sparta Illinois.  Roughly 60 Reserve Citizen Airman from the 932nd CES spent two days performing various field training to include some heavy equipment operations, move and communicate drills and basic readiness skills.