A little bit about me and my background


• MA (Hons) TV & Radio Production
• BA Media Management (Hons)
• H.Dip Radio(Distinction)
• Founder - Scouting Radio
• DMA Finalist
• SMA Winner


• 2018 AV Technology Europe Awards Finalist
• 2017 AV Awards Finalist
• Avixa Certified Technology Specialist
• Certified Extron AV Associate
• Certified Clearone V.C Product Specialist
• A. Dip Web Design


• Medal of Merit Recipient (BP Scouts)
• Gaisce Gold Recipient
• Woodbadge Holder (BP Scouts)
• Woodbadge Holder (Scouting Ireland)

Justin Dawson, MA, BA, CTS®

Justin is an experienced Audiovisual technology and broadcasting specialist, with over 15 years experience in Audiovisual, videoconferencing and tech support. He is an active member of Avixa (formerly InfoComm International) the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association.

He is currently Supervisor in Audio Visual Aid in the School of Nursing, Midwifery & Health Systems in University College Dublin. He is responsible for the installation and maintenance of Audio Visual equipment within the school, production of learning objective videos and technical support to faculty with video conferencing and webinar requirements.

Justin is the Founder and Station Manager of Scouting Radio, a 24 hour Internet Radio station for the Scout Movement broadcasting since 2005 and endorsed by the Baden-Powell Family. Scouting Radio provides the latest news and information on Scout events, local, national and global Jamborees. The station is available online, on demand and on Android devices.

Justin holds numerous certifications in both the Audiovisual and IT and Media Industry including

• Certified Technology Specialist (CTS) ISO/IEC 17024:2012
• Holder of MA (Hons) TV & Radio Production
• BA Media Management (Hons)
• H.Dip Radio(Distinction)
• Adv. Dip Web Design (Distinction)
• Certified Extron AV Associate
• Certified Clearone Video Conferencing Product Specialist

Justin has held various roles throughout his career from Broadcast Technician, Producer, Station Manager, IT Support and Senior Audio Visual Technologist.

In 2017 Justin was a finalist in the AV Awards under the category of European CTS Holder of the Year. He is one of six recognised CTS holders in Ireland.





Certified Technology Specialist

I'm always interested in discussing Media, Technology and Scouting