The following materials are intended to be watched, printed, and/or downloaded by class participants prior to attending a MWPCP class.  They are organized by each training class.  Please find the course you are registered for and "grab" the materials listed under the course so that you are prepared for your class.  MWPCP intends to have all of the documents below available at least one week prior to the course date.

MWPCP Course Materials

MWPCP Core Curriculum

 Exam Study Guide

WCA Rule

Corps Manual

Field Indicators of Hydric Soils in the United States (Version 8.2)

Pocket Guide to Field Indicators of Hydric Soils and Wetland Hydrology in Minnesota (pdf)

Choosing the Appropriate Delineation Method (pdf)

Offsite Hydrology and Wetland Determinations (pdf) 

Submitting Delineation Reports in Minnesota (pdf)

Wetland Delineation Review Checklist for Minnesota

USDA Soil Texturing Field Flow Chart (pdf)


Exam Study Guide and Reference Materials

MWPCP Exam Study Guide- Updated November 2022 (pdf)

MWPCP Professional & Professional In Training Practice Exam- Version A, 2021 (PDF)


Basic Class Course Materials

General Basic Class Course Materials

Offsite Methods Video 

NC/NE Regional Supplement

NC/NE Data Forms

DNR Ecological Classification System

Compilation of Tables from Presentations


2023 Basic Class Agenda:



Course Materials 

Course materials will be posted as the 2024 training season progresses.


WCA 101 Virtual Training

February 5 & 6


Day One

Day Two








David Demmer
Wetland Specialist