The AP is a system of requirements for demonstrating a superior level of skill in various aspects of our hobby. It covers not only building various types of models, but also building other things which are important to the hobby, such as scenery, structures, track work, and wiring. It also recognizes service to the hobby and the NMRA, which are important as well. Use the links on the right to explore the different certificates and requirements. (Description courtesy of the
Please contact NER Regional AP Manager Bill Brown if you have any questions.
William (Bill) Brown, MMR
6002 Singletree Lane
Jamesville, NY 13078
Phone: (315) 454-2516
Achievement Program Information and Forms.
These files have been copied directly from
This file is inclusive of all AP information. It contains all the files listed below. IF you download the Complete Program File there is no need to download any of the files listed below.
Individual Program Files
All of the files listed below are included in the Complete Program file listed above.
NMRA - AP Introduction.pdf 516 KB
NMRA - AP Definitions.pdf 111 KB
NMRA - AP FAQs.pdf 127 KB
NMRA - AP Author.pdf 139 KB
NMRA - AP Cars.pdf 115 KB
NMRA - AP Civil.pdf 143 KB
NMRA - AP Dispatcher.pdf 164 KB
NMRA - AP Electrical.pdf 156 KB
NMRA - AP Motive Power.pdf 127 KB
NMRA - AP Official.pdf 98 KB
NMRA - AP Prototype.pdf 139 KB
NMRA - AP Scenery.pdf 152 KB
NMRA - AP Structures.pdf 119 KB
NMRA - AP Volunteer.pdf 205 KB
NMRA - AP MMR.pdf 86 KB