A Place To

Train & Grow


At YWAM Montana Lakeside, we understand that to advance in anything, you have to be prepared. And to be prepared, you must be trained and equipped. It results in being more effective, and that means being empowered. It’s all the reasons why we’re intentional in how we train lives so that they’re equipped and prepared to succeed – to not just change their world, but to prepare the way for generations yet to come.

Our Course Types.

2ND Level

Our 2nd Level courses require a successful completed Discipleship Training School. 

3RD Level

3rd Level courses require a completed 2nd Level Course in addition to aDiscipleship Training School .


Seminars are shorter courses on a variety of topics which may have certain entry requirements.


Extension Studies are courses which do not require a completed Discipleship Training School.


Our Summer Program runs during the summer period and does not have any course requirements.

Have you not yet completed a Discipleship Training Course?


Music Ministry Institute

Putting tools in our hands and in our hearts, we can move mountains. Relentless and unafraid, we rise to that call.

Renewed School of Worship

The SOW Trains, Equips and Develops anyone who is involved in worship ministry, to be effective in their area of influence.

School of Dance Ministries

Use dance as a tool to bring healing through the Gospel to all people and nations.

Biblical STudies.

School of Biblical Studies

A 9-month course which allows to apply the inductive method to study all 66 books of the Bible.

Old Testament Hebrew

Gain further depths in Old Testament Studies by learning vocabulary, basic grammar, syntax and how to read and write Biblical Hebrew.

New Testament Greek

This course will enrich your present and future studies of the Bible, providing a deeper understanding of the New Testament.

Titus Project

A 3-month program designed to equip SBS graduates to become missionary Bible teachers.

Word by Heart

Learn to share the stories of Jesus’ life straight from scripture as you journey through the gospel of Luke.

Directed Readings in Biblical Studies

Expose yourself to a breadth of historical Biblical interpretation, Church History and Biblical Worldview philosophy.

Biblical Seminars.

Old Testament Studies Seminar

An analytical study of the Old Testament - its themes and theology.

New Testament Studies Seminar

Provides greater depth of proficiency in the New Testament and its theological issues.

Theology of Paul Seminar

Designed to analyze and interpret the major themes and topics that form the foundation of the Apostle Paul’s theology.

Church History Seminar

Designed to provide a broad picture of the Christian Story, and to cultivate a love and appreciation for the Church.

Community Transformation.

DTS Equip

Equip is an intensely effective 6-week leadership development course to see DTS leaders be equipped in character, skills, and Spirit.


Gain practical skills needed to become a certified language teacher on the mission field.

Outdoors & Sports.

Endurance Discipleship Training School

In Endurance DTS, you will cover a variety of discipleship topics and develop your skills in the outdoors. The goal of Endurance DTS is to give you the tools to reach out to others, particularly within the outdoor industry.

Outdoor Ministry Program

Develop your technical skills and use outdoor adventures to lead people to Jesus.

Summer Of Sports

Train with experienced athletes and learn how to use a variety of team sports as a tool to share the gospel.

Endurance Summer Of Adventure

Grow in your outdoor proficiencies and adventure with the purpose of sharing the gospel within the outdoor industry.

Because the World Waits.

Are you considering long-term missions? Do you want to make lasting impact and be better equipped for the mission field? At YWAM Montana-Lakeside, we understand that to advance in anything, you have to be prepared. We want to prepare lives that are serious about making lasting impact in the world for Him. Most YWAM schools last 3 to 9 months and can be combined into degree programs through YWAM’s University of the Nations. For many YWAM students, the intensive learning combined with community living makes for a transformational experience! At YWAM Montana-Lakeside, we offer schools and programs in the areas of; Biblical Studies, Outdoor Ministries, The Arts and Community Transformation. Discover all that we have to offer and continue your education in YWAM.

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