VECTOR Training

[Amateur Radio Licence Preparation & Examination Course][licence-course]

VECTOR training helps you prepare as a radio operator. From obtaining your Canada Amateur Radio Basic Certificate of Proficiency, to specific skills for volunteer service. Rely on VECTOR for knowledgeable approachable instructors, specially designed and regularly updated materials, professional settings, and accredited examiners.

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Course Overviews

Amateur Radio Licence Preparation & Examination Course

Regardless of your current knowledge, VECTOR training helps you prepare for and get your Canadian Amateur Radio Licence. Approachable instructors, professional setting, accredited examiners.

  • Availability: General Public
  • Offered: Several times each year
  • Source: VECTOR
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VECTOR Member Workshops

In keeping with our focus on preparing for emergency communications we offer brief workshops regularly.

  • Availability: VECTOR Members Only
  • Offered: As needed
  • Source: VECTOR
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VECTOR Net Control Operators

9 month program gives you time to learn and practise as a weekly net control operator.

  • Availability: VECTOR Members Only
  • Offered: Annually
  • Source: VECTOR
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VECTOR Radio Room and EOC Introduction

VECTOR members will receive an orientation to VECTOR's extensive radio facilities and the City of Vancouver Emergency Operations Centre located at the E-COMM 911 Centre.

  • Availability: VECTOR Members Only
  • Offered: As needed
  • Source: VECTOR
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VECTOR Radio Skills Course

This four-week course naturally follows obtaining your Amateur Radio Certificate of Proficiency. Learn about starting a station, getting radio equipment, using digital radio, operating on linked repeathers. Typically held one evening a week, students partner for radio contacts. Join a dedicated instructional net each week.

  • Availability: VECTOR Members Only
  • Offered: Annually in the spring leading up to Field Day in June
  • Source: VECTOR
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Emergency Management Credit and Non-credit Courses

Our relationship with Vancouver Emergency Management Agency lets VECTOR members join a wide range of Emergency Management courses delivered by the city and Emergency Management BC.

  • Availability: VECTOR Members Only
  • Offered: As needed
  • Source: EMBC
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