Instructor Biography - Eric Scharping

About the Instructor

Eric  Scharping

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.

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