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Work Capacity Test Information

 


 

Federal Interagency Medical Standards:

FS Version of Medical Standards
(PDF File)


Letters:

Assessing Physical Fitness Before Taking Work Capacity Test (Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) be on-site during all WCT. Beginning January 1, 2012)

Work Capacity Test Guidelines:

Letter to Current/Prospective Employee (2016)

Letter to Medical Provider for Current/Prospective Employee/Casuals (2016)

eFax Cover Sheet (2016)


Reports:

Work Capacity Test Administration Report (07/2015) updated January 2016 (MS Word)


Guides:

Interagency Fire Fitness Program

Fitness & Work Capacity - 2009 Edition

FS Fire & Aviation Qualifications Guide, Chapter 2.33; Fitness Development (provides direction on official time for physical training)

Annual Interim Directive FSH 5109.34 Chapter 10 (03/2015)

WCT Implementation Guide
(updated June 2016)

Work Capacity Test Administrator's Guide
(Updated 12/03 - Appendix G)


Information Sheets:

Essential Functions and Work Conditions of a Wildland Firefighter (2016)


 

Forms:

WCT Medical Incident Checklist (01/2016)

Confidentiality Form

Informed Consent Form FS-5100-30 (Rev 07/2015) (MS Word)

Health Screening Questionnaire (HSQ)
FS-5100-31 (v0 3/2013)
(MS Word)

OF-178 Medical Exam CHEAT SHEET for the Medical Provider (2015)

Optional Form 178 (Arduous)
(January 2010)

Optional Form 178 (Moderate)
(January 2010)

Optional Form 178 (Light)
(January 2010)


Brochure:

Work Capacity Test Brochure


Job Hazard Analysis:

Sample WCT Analysis (05/2013)

Compartment Syndrome & Rhabdomyolysis Handout for Physicians (05/2013)

 

 


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