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Amateur Radio


Amateur radio is a way for radio users around the world to communicate directly with each other.

How to run/provide amateur radio

There are 2 ways of running Amateur Radio in Scouting. These are:

  1. Scout-led activity - running amateur radio yourself or using someone else in Scouting

  2. Externally-led activity - running amateur radio using an external provider

Useful links

The National Governing Body for amateur radio is:

Factsheets on amateur radio

The following activity factsheets are relevant to this activity:

Rules on amateur radio

The following activity rules are relevant to this activity:

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