GX Brasil

DTS 2022


*Estimates include accommodations and feeding costs during the lecture and outreach phase. Costs vary by country and significant discounts are available for students from developing nations.

**Although GX focuses on these strategies, you who already work with communication, music, photography or any other area, will be very welcome to our school.

What are the criteria to do DTS?
- Be over 18; - Be a christian for at least one year; - Be part of some local church; - Send a recommendation letter from your pastor or leader; - Fill the form application online;

What is the DTS?

Discipleship Training School (DTS) is a YWAM training school that aims to equip Christian people. It lasts 5 months in which 3 months of lectures and preparation (theoretical period) and 2 months of practical experience in the mission field (outreach).


Each DTS can offer local, national or international outreach opportunities. It’s a school for those who have already decided to devote themselves full-time to missions or for those who just want to grow in their relationship with God.It is the chance to experience a life with God like never before!


It’s a time to learn and relearn to discover who you are, to shift concepts, to meet new people, and to share. It’s an intense, fun and rewarding experience!

Curriculum of the DTS

Basically, the DTS Curriculum is oriented to vocational profile and to his own relationship with God. The students are personally discipled by experienced missionaries who will assist them in discovering abilities, talents, and gifts for Christian service, both in missionary work and in the Christian life.


The school is full-time, and throughout the 5 months the students live at the base where the school takes place.

Check out the simplified Curriculum according to the University of the Nations.

  1. The Nature and Character of God – Finding God;
  2. God’s Intent for Individuals, Peoples and Creation;
  3. Observing Life from God’s Perspective;
  4. God’s Redemption: Sin and the Cross – Recognizing Jesus as Lord;
  5. The Family of God: His Children and His Church – Making Us More Like Jesus;
  6. God’s World: His Call and His Commission – Doing the Works of Jesus
  7. YWAM: An Answer to God – Knowing God and Making Him Known

How does DTS work?

Lecture: In the mornings the student has time alone with God, moments of praise and intercession and then, 3 hours of class. In the afternoons, the students will take part in maintenance at the base, the dancers will have dance practice and the skaters will have space and time to practice skateboarding.

In the evenings, there is time for specific classes, personal studies or anything else needed.

Outreach: For the last 8 weeks, the students are sent for the outreach period somewhere in Brazil or abroad. They will have the opportunity to put into practice what they have learned in the first 3 months, also being available for the needs and guidance of the places where they will be received.

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