1424 Broadway St., Port Coquitlam
British Columbia V3C 5W2 Canada

(604) 474-5267

Welcome to Netcom

NETCOM is a non-profit training organization and the Telecommunications / Low-voltage training arm of the IBEW Local 213. Our courses are open to any individual or company looking to improve the quality of their product through crew training. Our mandate is to offer the finest skilled trades training possible, supporting official accreditation and a strong Communications industry.

IBEW Local 213 represents approximately 5000 members in British Columbia. We invite everyone to register and create an account. Once registered, you can enroll in any course that becomes available.



 About us
The directors and their roles in NETCOM Training can be found here.

Upcoming Events
You can view already scheduled NETCOM courses here. You will need to login or create an account to register.

Broadband Network Construction Level 1 August 1-3, 2018

NETCOM Vocational Training Association ran the Broadband Network Construction Level 1 (3 Days) on August 1-3, 2018. Students were in attendance from SOS Communications and Shaw Communications. This type of training helps students learn the industry standard method of building mainline strand mount and underground components such as Nodes, Amplifiers, Couplers and Taps. Students work with all the different types of mainline network coax such as 412, 500, 540QR, 625, 715QR, 750, 860QR and 875. NETCOM has a strand at grade at our training facility which lets students work in real life situations without the need for a bucket truck or ladder. Instructors Ken Mah & Art McGill are both ITA Accredited CATV/Broadband Network Journeyman Technicians who have the knowledge and experience to help students learn the right way of working on telecommunications infrastructure to ensure long life and ease of maintenance. NETCOM trains installers and apprentices that work on some of the most sophisticated networks in the world for various telecommunications companies. You can view our upcoming courses here.