Minnesota Combined Training Calendar

Course: WCT (State): Work Capacity Test

Dates: March 25, 2014

Location: Frontenac SP

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 Text Packet/Nomination

    Class Size:


    Nominations Due: 2014-02-24

    Remarks: Registration: contact Mike Wachholz 651-345-3216 x242 Pre-registration deadline: February 24, 2014

    Send nominations via your agency training representative to:
    Mike Wachholz
    MN DNR Forestry
    1801 South Oak Street
    Lake City MN, 55041
    651.345.3216x242 (Office)