Our world is waiting for a hero generation, brave souls, radical thinkers, men and women of action. We believe God is giving you the dreams and courage to lead the future and transform nations. At YWAM Kona, in partnership with the University of the Nations, we are raising up a generation of activists, full of passion and love for Jesus, to bring his truth, power and love to every area of society.
The pre-requisite to our degree tracks, DISCIPLESHIP TRAINING SCHOOL (YWAM-DTS) is a wild adventure. A 5 month program designed to bring you into a community, tangibly experience God’s love, hear his voice, and discover his plans for your life.
*Click here to see if your DTS was 24 credits. UofN Associate Degrees require 84 credits.Learn more about DTS
Crafted to challenge you, the DTS will inspire your love for the Bible, intercession, reaching the lost and servant hearted leadership. Three months of training in Kona, Hawaii followed by a two month international outreach applying all you have learned.Learn more about Outreach
Learn how to transform children’s potential by using quality education techniques. Engage with young children about the nature and character of God. Learn to use Scripture as the standard for analyzing educational models and practices.Learn more about FIE
An in-depth study of the sensorial approach to learning, the creation of the learning environment, appropriate methodology, classroom management, and a first look at a biblical curriculum which teaches young children about the nature and character of God.Learn more about ECE
Try out the principles and methods of sensorial learning introduced your training through active involvement in a classroom setting. Learn how to use materials and methods designed for the development of the whole child in the areas of character development, language arts, mathematics, emotional and social development, and physical development.Learn more about ECE
Apply the principles and skills learned in previous courses to help develop a programme suitable to the needs of young children of a host country. Assist with existing early childhood programmes.Learn more about ECE
The final stage in your journey of development. Deal with issues of cross-cultural education. Assist with existing early childhood programmes and/or help begin a new early childhood programme in a cross-cultural setting.Learn more about ECE
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