YWAM DTS or Youth With a Mission Discipleship Training School is a 5 Month Christian Missionary Training School. Youth With a Mission (YWAM) is one of the world largest missions organizations with over 18,000 full time staff in more than 100 countries in every continent (except Antarctica).YWAM is a dynamic and fun group of young people who are passionate about knowing God and making him known to all the nations of the earth, and every tribe and tongue across the globe. The great commission is our commission!

A YWAM DTS is a 5 month live in school that is run annually in 200+ locations around the world. 

WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THE YWAM DTS To gather and challenge people to worship, listen to and obey God, releasing them (in the context of the DTS) to serve through evangelism, intercession, acts of compassion and other expressions of God's heart for the world, possibly even pioneering new ministries.

To inspire and cultivate growth in one's relationship with God resulting in Christ like character, which is based on a solid Biblical foundation, the work of the Holy Spirit and the personal application of Biblical truth, especially concerning God's Character, the Cross and empowering Grace.

To sharpen one's ability to relate to, learn from and work with people, including those of different cultures, personalities and perspectives.

To further equip each one to serve God's purposes either in or outside of YWAM Family of Ministries, strengthening a commitment to reach the lost, especially the unreached, to care for the poor, and to influence all areas of society.

To impart the vision and foundational values of Youth With A Mission International as well as that of the host operating location and to provide information regarding a variety of opportunities for service.


Some of the topics covered in the DTS are:

The Character of God  
Spiritual Warfare  
Pride and Humility  
The Father Heart of God
How to Defend Your Faith
The Biblical Basis of Missions

Each DTS includes a 2 month outreach where what you have learned is put into practice. You'll be stretched and challenged in your relationship with God like never before and you're guaranteed to have many opportunities to see others come to know God as well.

2018 Dates: March. 9 - July 27 & August 3 - December 21

2019  Dates: March 8 - July 26  & August 2 - December 20

The following costs cover the full course, lecture and outreach phase, as long as the outreach remains within Central America and no airfare is involved: Class A Nations - $2500  (U.S., Europe, Australia)Class B and C Nations  - $1500    (Latin America, Africa, Parts of  Asia)

Any questions?  Write us at info@ywamchiriqui.org