Equipping and discipling require much more.
The difference can be seen in the ways Jesus addressed a crowd, compared to how he addressed his disciples. The New Testament says he taught, scolded and had compassion on crowds (Mark 10:1, Luke 11:29, Matt 9:36). But with the disciples, he did much more.
To start getting a handle on what it means to become a disciple/equipper, here are a few essentials we see Jesus doing with his disciples: