Instructor Bio: Eric Scharping

Eric Scharping

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Trainer, Technical Training Program, WORLDPAC, Inc.

WTI Classes

  • BMW Accessories Overview
  • BMW Body Electronics III
  • BMW Body Electronics IV
  • BMW Body Systems II
  • BMW Chassis III
  • BMW Chassis IV
  • BMW E65 Complete Vehicle
  • BMW Hybrid Technology
  • BMW SMG Transmission
  • BMW/MINI 3G Technology and Hands-on
  • BMW/MINI Fuel Trim
  • GT1 Hands-On

Professional Background

  • BMW Dealership Technician
  • Training Instructor
  • Training Curriculum Development
  • General Repair
  • Machinist


  • ASE L1
  • ASE Master
  • Associate Member of SAE
  • California Smog Technician License - Advanced
  • Factory Certified BMW Diagnostic Technician
  • MACS & IMACA Certified
  • Member of the BMW Car Club of America

Professional Accomplishments

Eric began his career as a machinist then moved to heavy equipment and truck repair before working in a general repair shop as a technician. Eric’s love affair with BMW began with a 1970 2002.  Eric became a full time BMW technician in 1997 and is currently a technician at a Bay Area BMW dealership.

Eric has been instructing and developing curriculum with the WTI since 2005.


Eric is married with one child.