This course is run at HQ DSCIS, Blandford from Summer 2013 onwards. Cadets attending must have successfully completed the Basic Communicator or attended the Advanced VHF course before they will be accepted on this course. The course covers advanced voice procedure, morse, HF data communications, technical aspects as well as masts, antennas and propagation. The course will include both classroom and practical communications exercises. Students will also be given the opportunity to gain their Foundation Amateur Radio Licence.
On successful completion a certificate is awarded from HQ DCCIS, Blandford. The Foundation Amateur Radio Licence is awarded by OFCOM and The Radio Society of Great Britain.