Minnesota Combined Training Calendar

Course: WCT (State): Work Capacity Test

Dates: April 02, 2014

Location: Whitewater State Park Headquarters

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: 2014-02-28

    Remarks: MNDNR Personnel wishing to take this WCT need to send their completed Minnesota Work Capacity Test Nomination Form to Jim Edgar by Feb 28th, 2014 (1630 hours).

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