iTEC is currently offering state-registered apprenticeship programs in Mechatronics and Industrial Manufacturing Technician career paths.

Additional training programs will be added in the future.


Apprenticeships are available to Lehigh Valley area residents who are 18 or older with a high school diploma or GED, are eligible to work in the USA, and want to start a career in advanced manufacturing.


Morten Rasmussen, Corporate Vice President, Operations HR, B. Braun Medical Inc.

Vice Chair
Mark Tervalon, Chief Operating Officer, Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Thomas Kolbe, Senior Vice President Competence Center Cement, Heidelberg Materials

Ayesha Herrera, Director, HR, OraSure Technologies

Certification programs, educational outreach and other operations are provided by the German American Chamber of Commerce – Kevin Hughes, Training Manager, Lehigh Valley.

Administration services are provided by the Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation.