About Us

We are dive center based close to Amsterdam. We also regularly organize dive events, training, local and international trips as much as possible. We also have a strong “dive club” with regular attendees, that are both Dutch and international expats.

Who we are


Boogeyman Diving was formed in 2017, originally just one instructor based in Amsterdam subcontracting to other dive shops in the Netherlands for Instructor level training. Since then, we have expanded to Germany, with an instructor in Hamburg, and additional instructors in North-Holland.

What we do


As a dive center we primarily on technical diving, and recreational diving with “Tec diver” philosophies. We do everything from an Open Water Diver to Trimix Diver , Divemaster to Technical Instructor, we also do CCR and Cave Diver training! By default all our courses are in English, but, for the majority of courses, we can teach in additionally, German, Dutch, Polish, Russian and Ukrainian.

The Crew

Jacob Childs

TDI/SDI Instructor Trainer
PADI Course Director
PADI TecRec Instructor Trainer
ISE Instructor