An Employee-Owned Company

Practical Project Management Seminar

Projects are easy…until you get people involved. Does it feel like it’s getting more difficult to execute what seemed to be straightforward projects?

Stress Engineering and Construction, Inc. would like to invite you to a special seminar that will provide an overview on practical project management principles as well as help you understand why organizational behaviors seem to counter the efficient execution of projects.

Based on the PMI® Ten Knowledge Areas, you’ll learn effective tools and techniques to help you complete your projects on time, on budget and on target. In addition, you’ll learn how to identify and avoid some of the common mistakes that can disrupt your projects and how to solve the problems.

Best of all, this comprehensive project management seminar is absolutely free of charge!  All that is required is that you register in advance.  Do so today for seating is limited.






Seminar Fee:


April 10 – 12, 2018

Day 1: 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Day 2: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM | Day 3: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Stress Engineering Services Conference Center

13610 Westland East Blvd.

Houston, TX 77041          (get directions)

Free – Complimentary breakfast and lunch will be provided!

Advanced Registration Required

Topics Covered Include:

Organization Behavior

  • Productivity
  • Planning
  • Business pressures
  • Standardized work processes

Project Management Principles

  • Project Objective (Integration Management)
  • Scope Development & Management
  • Project Team – Human Resource Management
  • Risk Management
  • Time Management
  • Cost Management
  • Contract & Procurement Management
  • Communication Management
  • Quality Management


About the Instructor:

Rene Ramirez has over 26 years of experience in the Petrochemical Industry. He has 22 years of refining experience working in project management, engineering design, field construction, turnarounds, and maintenance.  Rene has Master Degrees in Business Administration and Organizational Development. Rene is a PE, PMP, and Certified Internal Auditor.  Concurrently, Rene has worked for eight years as an Adjunct Instructor for Del Mar College Corporate Services in Corpus Christi, Texas teaching workshops in Project Management, Root Cause Analysis, and Organizational Leadership.   Rene has spent the last four years working for a major oil company as a Senior Auditor performing project and organizational capability audits.


A list of local area hotels can be found here.

For More Information Contact:

Michiel Bridges