Marine Corps Pfc. Michael Rodriguez, son of Sandra A. Perez of Robstown and Eusebio Rodriguez of Houston, recently completed the Avionics Technician (Aviation Electronics) Intermediate Course.

During the course at Naval Air Technical Training Center Memphis, Air Traffic Control School in Pensacola, Fla., students receive advanced technical training in electrical and electronics theory, basic and complex circuit analysis and modern complex avionics systems.

Studies also include maintenance procedures and approved application of standard test equipment to improve skills necessary to perform maintenance, training and supervision. Rodriguez joined the Marine Corps in September 2008.