Basic Training Manual for Brakemen and Switchmen
updated 2016 edition
Railway Educational Bureau.
spiral bound, 4.5x8.25", 78 pages. 2016.
"Do you have new employees that need to learn the basics quickly?
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"We've updated this classic book to reflect modern safety practices. The book outlines the basic responsibilities of brakemen and switchmen keeping safety in the forefront of its explanations. It is an excellent training guide for new employees.
Topics covered include:
- Introduction to types of engines and cars
- Getting on and off stationary equipment
- Track switches
- Coupling and uncoupling equipment
- Air hoses
- Air brakes and hand brakes
- and more!