ESCI Announces Fields Consulting Group Acquisition:

Emergency Services Consulting International, the consulting arm of the International Association of Fire Chiefs, is pleased to announce a significant expansion of our services and product line with the acquisition of Fields Consulting Group.

Exciting new product lines to include:

  • Chief Officer Executive Recruitment and Selection
  • Promotional Testing Development, Validation and Administration
  • Live and Simulated Test Exercises
  • Video-Based Testing and Training
  • Interactive Executive Mentoring
  • Personalized Verbal/Written Feedback
  • Job Analysis and Position Profile Development
  • Career Development and Training
  • Expert Witness Assistance
  • Fire and Rescue Entrance Exams and Interviewing

Special Announcement

February 15, 2017: Fields Consulting Group was founded in 1992 , dedicated to providing clients with validated, state of the art promotional testing and training programs for law enforcement, fire, and EMS agencies nation-wide. Emergency Services Consulting International has acquired Fields Consulting Group to add to its existing suite of products, which includes Master and Strategic Planning, Cooperation and Integration Feasibility Studies, Service Delivery Options Analysis, Staffing Analysis, Standards of Cover, and more. The human capital expertise brought by Fields Group will also enhance ESCI’s core product line with a greater depth of analysis on the cultural aspects of change in the fire service.

CEO Sheldon Gilbert said today:

“I am excited to build upon ESCI’s forty years of high quality consulting services with this innovative and forward leaning acquisition. With the addition of Dr. Fields and her team of industrial psychologists, ESCI adds an additional 25 years of experience in human capital services that specialize in Fire, Law Enforcement and EMS behavioral and human resource services. This is a major step in creating the next generation of consulting services that provides a holistic organizational and human capital approach to emergency services consulting. ESCI has combined decades of experience in public safety consulting with our new line of human capital services to provide a product line, expertise and capabilities not seen elsewhere in our industry. I look forward to sharing with you what ESCI can do for you, your organization and your community”