Membership Benefits

Everything you need for your career. Nothing like you Expected.

Becoming an SCTE member isn’t a one-time event. It’s only the first step in an always-on movement. To relentlessly pursue knowledge and career advancement. To keep up with our continuously updated content. To network with the cable telecommunications industry’s most innovative thinkers. You work in an industry that is constantly evolving. It’s time to join the evolution.

Mark Dzuban, President/CEO at SCTE shares how the society is preparing the telecommunications industry for the future with Standards, Learning, and Networking.

So Many Ways to Get Ahead

SCTE certification is the cable industry’s premier endorsement for professionals. Prove your cable knowledge. Promote your expertise. Advance your career. Get certified today.

Certifications for all levels of expertise.

SCTE certification is the cable industry’s premier endorsement for professionals. Prove your cable Gain recognition for your skills. Promote your expertise. Advance your career. Get certified today.

Further your career. Closer to home.

Your local SCTE chapter provides training, professional development and SCTE certification testing opportunities to members in over 60 locations across the globe. Last year, we trained members on topics such as FTTP, FTTx, DOCSIS® 3.1 and more!

Access Expo expertise.

Every year, Cable-Tec Expo®—the industry’s largest and most innovative event—takes learning to the next level. As a member of SCTE, you’ll have access to more than 900 papers presented at Cable-Tec Expo® workshops from as far back as 2000!

So Many Ways To Receive Training

From self-paced online training to live and recorded webinars to onsite boot camps, improve your skills and advance your career with the industry leader.

Build your expertise.Advance your career.

SCTE members get access to the industry’s very best online training, designed to equip you for the job at hand and be marketable for the job to come. Now powered by CORTEX VirtuLearn™, SCTE leads the globe in cable telecommunications education for new and seasoned professionals.

There’s a webinar for almost everything.

As a member, you'll have access to live and recorded webinars on the latest technologies that can be viewed by topic—and we're adding more all the time. In addition to our monthly LiveLearning Webinars™ we also offer our Technology Series on hot industry topics and exclusive leadership webinars for our Executive members.


MicroLessons. Massive learning.

MicroLessons are short, focused learning segments that are complimentary part of your SCTE membership. MicroLessons focus on Fiber Deep, EPON, DOCSIS 3.1 and R-PHY. Plus, new content will be added soon. But you have to be an SCTE member to take advantage of this valuable learning resource!

Learn at lightning speed.

Our LightningMods™ allow you to get a clear and concise overview of course content and prepare your mind for training in as little as 10 minutes!

All SCTE online courses are also available for an instructor-led onsite Boot Camp.

DOCSIS® 3.1, Broadband Fiber Installation (BFI), Wireless, and more! Bring any course to your location for a 2-day session.

Save the date for training.

With thousands of hours of onsite training per year, we make it easy for you to expand your skills and learn the latest technologies. Check out the Technical Training Calendar to see what’s happening with our local chapters!

So many ways to learn.

Whether you need access to knowledge on your time, or in the field, you’ll be able to take advantage of these valuable resources and more.

Tap into cable knowledge and information.

Our Cable Glossary and Search Engine are easy ways for members to access definitions, specifications and information on all cable topics—from general principles to the most advanced new technology. Just another way our members can boost their knowledge.

Learn from technology experts.

Read SCTE Technical Journals focusing on Network Operations, Energy Management, and Digital Video developed from key topics covered by the SCTE Standards Program.

Here’s some quick advice.

SCTE Tech Tips and Tech Facts are just the quick, relevant bits of advice you’re looking for when you want to learn more about a specific technical issue or you just need a refresher on a basic engineering principle. But they’re only for members, so join today!


Check out the Broadband Library.

In our Broadband Library, you’ll find insights you simply won’t find anywhere else. Distinguished business leaders, engineers, and SCTE representatives share their personal views on the current and future state of broadband and its technology—it’s can’t miss content!

White Papers designed to make you a brighter professional.

SCTE White Papers give you key insights into how new technologies and solutions are impacting the telecommunications industry. Recent topics include deployment outlook, network upgrades and training techniques.

Learning, brought to you by leaders.

Much of our SCTE content comes from our Learning & Development committee, which is made up of top industry executives and thought leaders. They give us insights on what skills are relevant today and what knowledge you’ll need to succeed tomorrow.

So many ways to lead.

SCTE offers two of the most acclaimed and valued leadership development programs in the cable telecommunications industry, plus so many other great ways to contribute.

SCTE-Tuck Executive Leadership Program

Whether you’re a current or aspiring cable technology and operations executive, this program leverages the resources of the world-renowned Tuck School of Business to ensure you have the business and leadership skills you need to create and execute strategies that impact your organization.

SCTE Georgia Tech Management Development Program

Designed in conjunction with the nationally ranked Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business, this program provides the foundation for you to grow into a management position related to technical and operational aspects of the cable telecommunications industry.

Volunteering is a win-win

We’re always looking for innovative perspectives from the industry’s thought leaders. And, when you volunteer to share your expertise—at a local chapter, for a speaking opportunity or by submitting a paper—you get the opportunity to showcase your knowledge and hone your leadership skills.