Curtis Cleve Casey

Full Time Faculty - Welding

Applied Sciences and Technology

Office: 52 - Room: 112

480-461-7131

928-277-5750 (mobile)

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
 5:50 PM - 6:30 PM 5:50 PM - 6:30 PM 3:40 PM - 4:30 PM
  

Online

  

Online

Additional office hours are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:15-2:00 pm and 5:50-6:30 pm

Profile

Maricopa Community Colleges (Aug 2013- May 2014 and Aug 2015 to Present)

       Welding Instructor at Mesa Community College

  • Taught WLD courses including GTAW, GMAW, SMAW and OFW/C processes

Classes Taught

Spring 2020

WLD101 Introduction to Welding 3 Credits
Introduction to safe operation of shop equipment and common joining and thermal cutting processes used in the welding industry. It is designed to provide a brief exposure to the SMAW, GMAW, FCAW, GTAW, OFW, OFC, PAC processes while developing incremental hands-on skills through sequenced lab experiences. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26837
Dobson Campus
DW 2
Lecture/Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
3:00 PM - 5:50 PM

Class Started

WLD106AA Introduction to SMAW 5 Credits
Introduction to arc welding with emphasis in Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW). Designed to provide the knowledge and skills needed to cut and prepare weld joints utilizing current technology. Develops hands-on skills through sequenced lab experiences. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27074
Dobson Campus
DW 2
Lecture/Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
10:30 AM - 2:20 PM

Closed

No Seats Available

WLD106AB SMAW 6010 Plate 5 Credits
Continued training in shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) with emphasis on using E6010 (fast-freeze) electrodes in all joint positions. Focus is on fillet welds for structural steel and open root groove weld joints.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in WLD106AA or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27075
Dobson Campus
DW 2
Lecture/Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
10:30 AM - 2:20 PM

Closed

No Seats Available

WLD106AC SMAW 7018 Plate 5 Credits
Continued training in shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) with emphasis on using E7018 (low hydrogen) electrodes in all joint positions. Focus is on fillet welds and groove weld joints with backing to prepare students for welding code certification testing.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in WLD106AA or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27076
Dobson Campus
DW 2
Lecture/Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
10:30 AM - 2:20 PM

Closed

No Seats Available

WLD106AD SMAW Introduction to Pipe 5 Credits
Advanced training in shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) with emphasis on pipe welding using E6010 and E7018 electrodes in various pipe joint positions (1G, 2G, 5G, 6G). Focus is on the open root groove pipe weld joints to prepare students for industry code certification.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in WLD106AA or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27077
Dobson Campus
DW 2
Lecture/Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020
TuTh
10:30 AM - 2:20 PM

Closed

No Seats Available

WLD206AA Introduction to GMAW/FCAW and GTAW 5 Credits
Instruction in theory and practice of gas metal arc welding (GMAW, commonly referred to as MIG), flux cored arc welding (FCAW), and gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW, commonly referred to as TIG). Basic welding procedures on ferrous and nonferrous metals. Setup and operation of welding process equipment. Covers selection of proper filler materials and shielding gas options.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better required in WLD106AA or permission of Instructor or Corequisites: WLD106AA.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27098
Dobson Campus
DW 1
Lecture/Lab
01/11/2020 - 05/08/2020
Sa
8:00 AM - 3:40 PM

Closed

No Seats Available

WLD206AB Advanced GMAW and FCAW 5 Credits
Instruction and practice of gas metal arc welding (GMAW) and flux cored arc welding (FCAW) in the horizontal, vertical, and overhead positions. Prepare for industry code performance qualification plate tests with both welding processes.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in WLD206AA or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27099
Dobson Campus
DW 1
Lecture/Lab
01/11/2020 - 05/08/2020
Sa
8:00 AM - 3:40 PM

Closed

No Seats Available

WLD206AC Advanced GTAW Non-Ferrous 5 Credits
Instruction and practice of gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) aluminum sheet in the flat, horizontal, and vertical positions. Prepare for industry code performance qualification tests in any welding position.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in WLD206AA or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27100
Dobson Campus
DW 1
Lecture/Lab
01/11/2020 - 05/08/2020
Sa
8:00 AM - 3:40 PM

Closed

No Seats Available

WLD206AD Advanced GTAW Ferrous 5 Credits
Instruction and practice of gas tungsten arc welding (GTAW) carbon and stainless-steel in any position. Prepare for industry code performance qualification tests in any welding position.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in WLD206AA or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27101
Dobson Campus
DW 1
Lecture/Lab
01/11/2020 - 05/08/2020
Sa
8:00 AM - 3:40 PM

Closed

No Seats Available

WLD296WA Cooperative Education 1 Credits
Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students.
Prerequisites: Completion of 12 college credits, min 2.6 gpa and obtain a position related to academic or career goals or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: At least 1 class related to major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26821
Dobson Campus
TBA
Lab
01/11/2020 - 05/08/2020

Class Started

WLD296WB Cooperative Education 2 Credits
Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students.
Prerequisites: Completion of 12 college credits, min 2.6 gpa and obtain a position related to academic or career goals or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: At least 1 class related to major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26847
Dobson Campus
Instructor's Office
Lab
01/14/2020 - 05/08/2020

Class Started

Degrees & Awards

  • SME for the revisions of the NCCER’s Welding Level I, II and III curricula, 2001 through 2018.
  • Presenter at the AZ CTE 3 day conference in Tucson AZ, July 2012, July 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Presenter at the AZ Tech Prep conference in Tucson AZ, July 2003, “Meeting and exceeding the state welding standards in your school”
  • Taste of Welding Workshop presenter to High School teachers, 5days,  June 2013, Jun 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • AZSkills USA advisor, numerous state and national medals.
  • NISOD Excellence Award recipient June 2006, Austin Texas.
  • Participated in two 9-month sabbaticals to teach welding at (MIT) Manukau Institute of Technology in Auckland New Zealand, 1997&99.
  • American Welding Society Certified Welding Inspector and Certified Welding Educator 1982-1990 and 1999 to present.
  • Welding curricula consultant for Pearson Publishing

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