Walk Test

What is Walk Test?

Walk Test meaning in Safety terms is

  • The walk test is designed to determine the ability to carry out light duties. It consists of a one-mile test with no load that approximates an aerobic fitness score of 35. A time of 16 minutes, the passing score for this test, ensures the ability to meet emergency and evacuate to a safety zone. 



reference: Glossary A – Z | National Wildfire Coordinating Group