Bringing together the power of citizens and amateur radio to enhance community resiliency for times of emergency and disaster

Next VECTOR Member Meeting (Calendar)

When: First Wednesday of each month
Time: 18:30 †
Where: Due to the COVID-19 incident, until further notice, all meetings will be held via Zoom teleconference - details emailed to members before each meeting with the newsletter for the month. †

On-air Activities (Calendar)

Banana Split on the Repeater: Join us on Saturday, October 10, at 11:00 for a quote trivia game to practise control hand-offs on VE7RVF 145.45/-600. Full details here.

2M “Social Distance” Daily Health & Welfare Net: Join us each evening at 19:05 on VE7RVF 145.45/-600. Full details here.

Weekly Net: All area radio amateurs are welcome to join us each Wednesday at 20:00 on VE7TEL 145.170 -600kHz (VECTOR Channel 2). Remember to check-in via packet radio - see Our Net for details.

Our Repeaters | Other Local Nets

Basic Amateur Radio Certificate (license) Course & Examination (Training)

VECTOR is one of Canada’s most active amateur radio training organizations training more than 100 students annually with most achieving honours results.

VECTOR runs classes three times a year; The March 7th session of our popular six-week Basic Amateur Radio Certificate (license) Course & Examination is suspended due to COVID-19; to get on the waiting list to be notified of registration for our next 2020 course opportunities (tentatively September 2020), visit the waiting list page now. Any questions? Email our training coordinator.

Want to challenge the test? Need to re-write? We offer the opportunity to be tested with an accredited examiner. Write the training coordinator ( for details.

Other Metro Vancouver Amateur Radio organizations - send your up-to-date course details, swap-meets and other special events - we’ll share and publish them on our calendar.