Minnesota Combined Training Calendar

Course: WCT (State): Work Capacity Test

Dates: November 14, 2017

Location: Whitewater State Park, 19041 Hwy 74, Altura MN 55910

Sponsor: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

Course Description: Fitness Requirement:

Arduous: Pack Test

  • 3 mile hike over flat terrain
  • 45 minute time limit
  • 45 pound pack

    Moderate: Field Test

  • 2 mile hike over flat terrain
  • 30 minute time limit
  • 25 pound pack

    Light: Walk Test

  • 1 mile hike over flat terrain
  • 16 minute time limit
  • no pack

    Target Audience:

    Course Prerequisites: Personnel taking the work capacity test should only take the test necessary for the position they are performing.

    Course Pre-work: Work Capacity Test Applicants will need to send the Minnesota Work Capacity Test nomination form to the course administrator listed below. Work Capacity Test Packet/Nomination

    Class Size:


    Nominations Due: 2017-10-14

    Remarks: Send nominations to Jim Edgar at jim.edgar@state.mn.us Arduous, Moderate and light test can be taken. Start time is 0900. Backup date for inclement weather is November 15, 2017

    Send nominations via your agency training representative to:
    Jim Edgar
    MN DNR Forestry
    912 Houston Stree
    Preston MN,
    507.765.2740 (Office)