Vancouver Emergency Community Telecommunications Organization (VECTOR) is the City of Vancouver's amateur radio program. In close partnership with the city Emergency Management Office, we plan, build, maintain and operate communications facilities for disaster and routine community service. Learn more and join us!



Are you interested in helping our community and playing an important role during major events, emergencies, and disasters? Join VECTOR!


New! Spring Session! Don't have a radio license? We can help you get on the air through our our highly effective radio training course which includes an Industry Canada approved examination in a familiar setting. Members also benefit from other training opportunities, participation in service opportunities and exercises, and have access to our extensive radio communications facilities.

Member Corner

April Radio Skills Course - The Basics
A four week basic radio skills course will be offered free of charge to VECTOR members starting April 22nd. Great for those new to Amateur Radio as well as those who want to build operating confidence. Details and registration information.
Vancouver Sun Run - Radio Operators Needed
Neil King is seeking VECTOR radio operators to assist with the 2014 Vancouver Sun Run. Please show Neil our usual great support! Details
2014 Meeting Schedule
Regular meetings of the VECTOR membership are held on the first Wednesday of each month in the E-Comm 911 centre Media Room (Map). Meeting agendas vary and include presentations by invited speakers, how-to workshops, training, event planning sessions and other topics. Meetings start at 19:00 hours sharp. All are welcome.
VECTOR Weekly Radio Net
Don't forget to check into the radio net held each Wednesday at 20:00. Details and frequencies.