What does Communications offer

Derbyshire Communication SASU can supply communications equipment and offer help and advice on communication related activities. Please contact us if you have any questions relating to communication. 

Our support and activities include:
• Providing communication for events (public address systems, radios).
• Offer help and advice on different types of communications as a Scouting activity.
• Support the progression of Scouting communication related badges.

Be Prepared for Communications Activity

Please confirm when booking, any specific items you will need to consider when booking this activity.

Location and Costs for Communications

We can travel to any venue, anywhere in the county. 
Costs for this support varies depending on each event, how long we need to support and any transportation costs. Costs are calculated to purely cover the travel expenses and the cost of the consumable items. Please contact us (see below for link) with your requirements and we will provide you with a quote. 

Contact and frequently asked questions

QuestionAnswer
How can I arrange Communications for my section? How do I book this?

I'm afraid we currently do not have an on-line booking option for this activity.
Click here to contact the Communications team and ask them how to book a session.

How do I contact the Communications SASU to ask them any questions or ask how I can get involved? Click here to contact the Communications SASU
If you want to join the Communications team, then we will train you in skills and techniques so you can play a full part in our team. No previous experience necessary, you just need plenty of enthusiasm and energy!
I've got a technical question about Communications, who should I contact for advice and support? Click here to contact the County Communications advisor. They will be able to help you with any technical or Scouting related questions.
Where can I find out the current fact sheets and Scouting policies, relating to Communications?

Scouting UK has published lots of useful information. 
Click here to see the latest POR and Factsheets, relating to Amateur Radio.
Click here to see the latest POR and Factsheets, relating to Private Mobile Radios.
Alternatively click here for the full list of Activities and select the one you would like.

What is the National Authority for Communications?

Communications is controlled by OFCOM. Click here to visit their web site. 

Events Communications Team supports

Activation
Border Hike
Kinder Walk
Peak Camp
Spring Bank Camp

Additional Information

Chesterfield District Scouts has an amateur radio club. Click here to visit their web site. 

Dan RamsbottomCommunications Team

Sections supported

SectionEligibleNotes
 
 
 
 
 
Adults / Leaders