Minnesota Combined Training Calendar

Course: WCT (State): Work Capacity Test

Dates: April 01, 2014

Location: MNDNR Forestry Aitkin Area Office

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:

    Remarks: Date for the pack test is April 1st ???????? sign up w/ Brian Pisarek or Nancy at Gustafson, Nancy (DNR) nancy.gustafson@state.mn.us Alternate day will be April 5th on a Saturday. Pack test will be a 1000 start time.

    Send nominations via your agency training representative to:
    Brian Pisarek
    MN DNR Forestry
    1200 Minnesota Ave
    Aitkin MN, 56431
    218.927.7508 (Office)