DTS Equip

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Equipping Missionaries

How do I plan, organize, and lead a DTS? What lessons and practices make for a fruitful and effective DTS? Become equipped to staff and lead DTS with excellence.

What to expect

Be enabled as a leader to model and teach the lifestyle of Jesus, so that students and staff may be established in their personal and corporate ministry.


June 9 – July 19, 2024

How much


Tuition covers the cost of meals, lodging, guest speakers, and books for 6 weeks.

About DTS Equip

“And what you have heard from me through many witnesses, entrust to faithful people who will be able to teach others as well.”  2 Timothy 2:2

DTS Equip is an intensely effective 6-week leadership development course.  It provides a resource-rich environment where leaders and team members are equipped in character, skills, and spirit.

These 6 weeks will be jam-pack with content that is crucial for every DTS staff member to be familiar with, including topics such as:

  • The foundations of YWAM and DTS
  • The DTS curriculum, and how to plan and schedule a DTS
  • Discipling students and staff from difficult backgrounds
  • Communication and conflict resolution
  • Running a classroom
  • Mentoring dynamics and models
  • Crisis management
  • Planning outreaches, and best practices for “fruitful” outreaches
  • Culture shock, Debriefing, and Re-entry
  • So much more!
YWAM Madison
Part of the YWAM global family of ministries