Houston, TX

Live continuing education seminars for engineers. Earn 15 PDH in two days. Interesting topics . . . good food . . . camaraderie with your peers . . . and we’re coming to Houston on September 7 & 8. Make your reservation now to take part in the 25th annual Professional Development Seminars multi-topic seminars.

September 7 & 8, 2017 (Thursday and Friday)

Hilton Houston Galleria Area PDS seminars

Hotel Information:

Hotel: Hilton Houston Galleria Area
6780 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77074
Special Room Rate: Call the hotel directly at 713 977-7911 by August 23 and ask for the PDS special rate of $109 per night


The full agenda for 2017 will be posted soon, but we suggest that you register early to ensure your place at the seminar.

The program presented will focus on ethics, design codes, topics on health-safety-general welfare, technical competency requirements,¬†and regulations that have an impact on professional engineers. Each day will include five 75-minute sessions of timely topics. The speakers will include professional engineers, attorneys, CEO’s and technical representatives.

Past years have included topics such as:

  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Galvanizing and Designing for Hot Dip Galvanizing
  • Concrete Moisture
  • Electrical Distribution
  • Hydroelectric Power
  • AC/DC Circuits
  • Asbestos Abatement
  • Industrial Waste Water Pretreatment
  • Reduction of Human Error
  • Design of Ethanol Plant
  • Trenchless Technology
  • Environmental Site Assessments
  • Expert Witness Testimony Techniques
  • Compressor Technology
  • Erosion Control
  • Forensic Engineering
  • Fire Protection Engineering
  • Trench Safety
  • Concrete Pipe & Box Culvert Design
  • Green Building Design
  • Field Modifications of Steel Frames
  • Earthquake Design Considerations
  • Traffic Engineering
  • Electrical Shock Safety
  • Accident Investigation
  • Coating of Steel Structures
  • Ready Mixed Concrete
  • Retaining Wall and Slope Design
  • Energy Management
  • Extending Concrete Pavement Life
  • Ground Water Technology
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Professional Ethics
  • Energy Control Design
  • OSHA Regulations
  • HVAC Contamination

Do you need to renew your PE license prior to the 2017 seminar dates? We have several options available for you:
Buy the 2016 PDS Seminar Video
Online Courses and Webinars from PDHengineer.com
Video and Audio Courses by Mail from PDHcourses.com

Register Now

Register by phone, mail or online. A Certificate of Completion for 15 PDH will be awarded at the end of the second day. Or, you can choose to attend only Day 1 or only Day 2 to earn 7.5 PDH.

The cost is $500 for both days or $250 for one day only. Reservations made 10 days or less before the seminar’s scheduled date are subject to a $50 late registration fee. Pay by credit card, debit card, check, or money order. Please make checks payable to Professional Development Seminars.


Houston Seminar

By Phone

Call Suzette Murillo at 281 661-3344. Credit card payments can be accepted by phone.

By Mail

Download the form, fill it out and mail it to us with payment.

Register & Pay by Mail
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