2022 Rules and Review Dates Set For Train Crew

Dates and times have been chosen for our 2022 rules classes for train operations.  Letters will be sent to all active train crew shortly with your class assignments.  Any new volunteers interested in learning how to run our trains must attend the required classes before training is completed.  Please email us at info@psrm.org for more information about how to get started as a volunteer in the Railroad Operations department.

2022 Rules and Review Dates:

Class locations TBD either Lakeside, CA or La Mesa, CA.

Safety and Security:
Sunday, July 17 – 09:00 – 13:00
Saturday, July 30 – 09:00 – 13:00
Saturday, – August 20 – 09:00 – 13:00

Saturday, July 16 – 09:00 to 18:00
Sunday, August 21 – 09:00 to 18:00

Airbrake (Brakemen and Conductors Only):
Sunday, July 17 – 14:00 – 18:00
Saturday, – August 20 – 14:00 – 18:00

ABTH (Locomotive Engineers Only):
Sunday, July 31 – 09:00 to 18:00

2022 Brakeman Class

Interested in volunteering to run our train at Campo?  This is your chance!  Our two-day hands-on training class for new brakemen will be held Saturday, February 5 and Saturday, February 12, 2022.  Classes are held at Campo and attendance at both sessions is mandatory to start your training as a brakeman.  No prior railroad experience is necessary.  All class participants must be current Museum members.  More details at psrm.org/brakeman-class.

2021 Brakeman Class Scheduled April 3 and 10

It’s that time of year again; the next Brakeman Class at the Pacific Southwest Railway Museum is less than two months away and there are still spaces available! This two-day hands-on class is offered twice a year and is the first step for those interested in becoming a volunteer for our weekend excursion train operations. The class will be held on April 3 and 10, 2021. See the brakeman class webpage for more information and to sign up. Museum membership is the only prerequisite.