The EETC provides accreditation standards for high school through college students to be prepared for a career in the outdoor power equipment industry. Ogura Industrial helps support the EETC financially and has also contributed training and testing guidelines to help set the standards for future potential technicians to better service electric clutches and electromagnetic PTO clutch brakes.

The Society of Automotive Engineers has more than 90,000 members who share information and exchange ideas for advancing the engineering of mobility systems. The site also has industry standards, technical information and industry events.

Ogura outsources part of its sales through independent sales representatives. Many representatives belong to the Power-Motion Technology Representatives Association (PTRA). The not for profit PTRA helps to support the needs of its many independent sales representative members.