Minnesota Combined Training Calendar

Course: WCT (State): Work Capacity Test

Dates: FULL

Location: UMD Fieldhouse, 1228 University Drive, Duluth, MN

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: 2014-03-03

    Remarks: Limited number of spaces available

    Send nominations via your agency training representative to:
    Aaron Mielke
    DNR Forestry

    Grand Marais MN,
    +1 (218-834-1420) (Office)