Dutch Boatmen’s Association


The Dutch Boatmen’s Association (DBA) has been raised in the year 1977. The aim of the DBA is to promote the interests of her members, to advise her members and the exchange of experiences in many domains. Also the DBA developed it’s own Boatmen’s training program which is recognized by the ministry of VW&O and which since 1983 is followed by all boatmen in the Netherlands . Also, all qualified boatmen are recorded in the Dutch Boatmen Index.



  • Erik de Neef