Course: WCT (Federal): Work Capacity Test

Dates: April 26, 2018

Location: Virginia High School Track, Virginia MN

Sponsor: US Forest Service

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:

    Class Size:


    Nominations Due:

    Remarks: Start time is 0900. Contact Jamie Chopp well in advance of the WCT date.

    Send nominations via your agency training representative to:
    Jamie Chopp

    218-666-0048 (Office)
    [email protected]