The first of its kind in the UK
Vector Training is delighted to announce they have officially partnered with leading international wearable technology brand, Myzone.
The partnership will see Myzone embedded into our delivery as a unique learning tool, bringing to life the impact that technology and data can have when training clients and members in the fitness industry.
This will be the first partnership of its kind in the UK, and highlights our commitment to our vision and values at Vector Training. As the fitness industry continues to innovate and harness the power of technology, there is no better partner than Myzone to help our learners qualify and become industry ready fitness professionals.
“Myzone is an innovative wearable heart rate based system that uses wireless and cloud technology to accurately and conveniently monitor physical activity. Myzone delivers a fully connected solution for fitness club operators and is respected as the fitness industry's wearable of choice. It is successful due to its accuracy at 99.4%. This is the tool for anyone who wants an accurate, gamified and motivating wearable. Myzone monitors heart rate, calories and time exercising that convert into Myzone Effort Points (MEPs), with a focus on rewarding effort rather than fitness. Myzone is the perfect fitness tracking software.” (Myzone.org).
Industry led focus
Course participants on the Level 3 Diploma in Personal Training will receive a Myzone MZ-3 Belt and will learn how to use the digital platform to engage and develop communities among their clients while delivering accurate and efficient training progammes to achieve results.
Graduates will keep their MZ-3 belt and will be able to take the skills developed on the course and put them into practice across the industry.
Impact and opportunities
The impact and opportunities this partnership will provide to our learners cannot be understated. Myzone is currently used in over 7000 fitness facilities across the world, with more than 1 million individuals using the system to accurately track and gamify their workouts.
Alex Hurst – Lead Tutor
“This is an outstanding opportunity to bring sessions to life and our method of bringing industry ready professionals to the market has just become even stronger with this collaboration. The integration of MyZone will give learners the chance to build interaction and communities with their clients as well as create accuracy and efficiency with training, which ultimately provides results. Having been a MyZone user for almost 3 years and seeing the benefits of the system, I cannot wait to use the systems and philosophies of MyZone in the sessions to come. This overall will raise standards of our students and the industry moving forwards.”
Richard Lepori – Managing Director
“This is a huge and extremely exciting announcement for us at Vector. It is the first of its kind in the UK and further evidences our innovative approach to training fitness professionals. Myzone are industry leaders in their field, and are at the forefront of technological and data solutions in the fitness industry. It’s a testament to our team, programme design and company vision that they have partnered with us."
Jonathan Monks - Director Myzone, EMEA
"We are excited about this innovative partnership with Vector Training, which is a first for the UK. As a young and ambitious training provider, they are determined to raise standards in sport and fitness education with robust and relevant industry-led qualifications that deliver work-ready professionals. We are delighted to be part of this investment in the future of our sector’s workforce.”