Course: WCT (Federal): Work Capacity Test

Dates: March 21, 2018

Location: Bemidji State University, Gillette Fitness Center, Bemidji 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 1000. Please register with Adam Cook at [email protected] or 218-246-3454

    Send nominations via your agency training representative to:
    Adam Cook
    Deer River Ranger District

    Deer River MN,
    218-246-3454 (Office)
    [email protected]