Become Yourself // See The World // Make A Difference

We are a community devoted to apply the Bible to every area of society. We believe God has created a specific journey for your life. We believe you are a created to walk into that journey and become a global influence.

What is the purpose of the Missions Discipleship Training School?

  • To GATHER and CHALLENGE people to worship, listen and obey God, evangelize, intercede, express God’s heart to the world, and pioneer new ministries both personally and possibly globally.
  • To INSPIRE and CULTIVATE personal growth in relationship with God and to reflect Jesus to all based on a Biblical foundation and the empowering Grace of the Holy Spirit.

If you have a heart for surfers, check out our Surfers for Missions International DTS here!

Program Costs

Application Fee: $50.00 USD
Lecture Phase: $3990.00 USD
Outreach Phase: $3100.00 USD
+ Flights & Visas (price may vary according to changing travel rules due to Covid-19)

Program Dates

Winter 2024: January 6th - June 14th
Spring 2024: April 6th - September 6th
Fall 2024: September 14th - February 28th
Winter 2025: January 4th - June 13th
Spring 2025: April 5th - September 5th

Program Duration

Lecture Phase: 12 weeks
Outreach Phase: 10-12 weeks
DTS Program Total: 22-24 weeks

Target Locations

At YWAM Maui we focus our outreach locations to South East Asia. However, locations can vary for each YWAM Maui DTS depending on several different factors, current events, political climate, etc.

Program Prerequisites

All Discipleship Training School students must be at least 18 years old or older at the starting date of the Discipleship Training School they plan to attend. In accordance with State Law, all students and student children must present proof of age appropriate vaccinations in order to attend any program at the University of the Nations—YWAM Maui.

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Lecture Phase

12 weeks

Lectures are centered around the core topics of:

  • God’s Nature and Character
  • God’s Intention for Individuals, Peoples and Creation
  • God’s Redemption: Sin and The Cross
  • God’s Family: His Children & His Church
  • God’s Word: His Call & His Commission Doing the Works of Jesus
  • YWAM: A Response to God

Outreach Phase

12 weeks

Outreach is designed to put into practice lecture content.

  • Evangelism
  • Teaching
  • Discipleship
  • Cross-Cultural Communication
  • Exercise Spiritual Gift’s
  • Reaching the Lost


Take a moment to watch a video about the DTS experience and how it has shaped the lives of previous students. If you are interested in learning more about the DTS Program in general, take a look at ywam.org

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