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


Here is the 2017 seminar agenda. Each day includes five 75-minute sessions of timely topics. The speakers will include professional engineers, attorneys, CEO’s and technical representatives. As with any live program, please be advised that the scheduled agenda may be changed slightly due to unforeseen circumstances. (Please note that subjects marked with * are currently confirmed, but may be held at a time other than is shown.)

Thursday, September 7

7:00 – 8:00: Registration, Coffee and Pastries

8:00 – 9:15: Trench Safety*

9:15 – 10:30: Modular Pipe and Equipment Support to Concrete and Steel

10:30 – 10:45: Morning Refreshment Break

10:45 – 12:00: Odor Control Methods in Municipal Wastewater Treatment

12:00 – 12:45: Lunch

12:45 – 2:00: Professional Ethics for Engineers*

2:00 – 2:15: Afternoon Refreshment Break

2:15 – 3:30: ROV Inspections and Integrity

Friday, September 8

7:00 – 8:00: Registration, Coffee and Pastries

8:00 – 9:15: Electrical Heat for Industrial Processes

9:15 – 10:30: Galvanize It! Core Program

10:30 – 10:45: Morning Refreshment Break

10:45 – 12:00: Designing for Hot Dip Galvanizing

12:00 – 12:45: Lunch

12:45 – 2:00: Limiting Liability for Professional Engineers*

2:00 – 2:15: Afternoon Refreshment Break

2:15 – 3:30: Pressure Gauges – How to Specify and Severe Environment Applications*

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
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

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