Course Overview

The TGM course is an intense, professional, practical and international medical missionary training program in an outpost center*.

In all the program we emphasise a balance between the theoretical classes and practical work. We call it work study program.

Goal of the course:

Training for lifelong missionary service as teacher, worker in an institution, project founder, Bible worker, self-supporting missionary, lifestyle counselor, etc. (See FAQ)

With Mission Trip

The mission trip takes us for four to five weeks to a foreign country, where we can implement in practise what we have been learning so far.


Regular outreach activities are carried out in Carinthia and the community of TGM.

Twelve Months Outpost *

Classes and different practical activities in various areas of a self-supporting outpost center.

  • 35,- € registration fee
  • 2800,- € accommodation
  • approx. 1200,- € Mission Trip

Registrations after the registration deadline are generally possible. Please doublecheck before with our school leader:

* Outpost: A self-supporting mission institution at countryside consisting of a mission school, sanitarium and a farm.


Annual overview

  • September-December: Theoretical and practical classes, first outreach activities, practical subjects of Christian living, introduction into medical subjects, discipleship, preparation for the mission trip
  • January: Mission Trip
  • February-August: Deepening into medical and Biblical subjects; subjects for evangelism work, active involvement into Newstart programs


Weekly Overview

The students spend the week and also most of the weekends together. Four free weekends with different lengths are planned. Holidays usually take place before or after the mission trip.

Example weekly plan (PNG)




April 30th 2020

Course duration of the next course

07.09.2020 – 22.08.2021


Curriculum overview (PDF)
(Subject to changes)

A. Discipleship & Identity
God's call for you
How to study the Bible
Christian living
Christian music
Courtship and marriage
Spirit of Prophecy
B. Bible Studies & Evangelistic Work
SDA doctrines
How to give Bible studies
Adventist history
Daniel and Revelation
Last time events
Public Speaking
Personal evangelism
Steps to Personal Revival - working and living in the Holy Spirit
Sabbath School
C. Health Mission: Philosophy
God's Healing Program
Ministry of Healing
History of the Health Message
History and principles of self-supporting ministries
Chronical Lifestyle Diseases
Alternative healing methods
D. Health Mission: Theory and Practice
Applied Lifestyle Physiology
Massage and Anatomy
Health Evangelism Tools
Health lecture - preparing and conducting it
E. Practical work
Agriculture - Gardening
Participation in the construction and maintenance of the school and its infrastructure
Involvement into Newstart lifestyle sessions