Course: WCT (State): Work Capacity Test

Dates: FULL

Location: Aitkin Area DNR Office, 1200 Minnesota Ave S, Aitkin 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 Test Packet/Nomination

    Class Size: 15


    Nominations Due: 2018-03-01

    Remarks: Start time is 1000. The backup date for inclement weather is March 28, 2018.

    Send nominations via your agency training representative to:
    Nancy Gustafson
    1200 Minnesota Avenue

    Aitkin MN, 56431
    218-429-3012 (Office)
    [email protected]