The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal data. Insofar as personal data (e.g. name, address or e-mail addresses) is collected on our pages, this is always done, as far as possible, on a voluntary basis. This data will not be disclosed to third parties without your express consent.
We would like to point out that data transmission on the Internet (e.g. communication by e-mail) can have security gaps. Complete protection of the data against access by third parties is not possible.
Use and disclosure of personal data
Insofar as you have provided us with personal data, we use this exclusively:
- for the purpose of technical administration of our websites
- to fulfill your wishes and requirements, in particular to process the contract concluded with you
- to answer your inquiries.
Personal data of training participants as well as any examinations and examination results on which the award of certain certificates is based shall be stored and deleted in accordance with the relevant statutory provisions, in particular in accordance with the guidelines for examination regulations pursuant to Section 41 of the Vocational Training Act/Section 38 of the Crafts Code.
Your personal data will not be passed on, sold or otherwise transferred to third parties unless:
- if this is necessary for the purpose of contract processing – in particular the transfer of order data to suppliers
- this is required for billing purposes
- you have previously consented.
You have the right to revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future. Personal data will be deleted if you revoke your consent to storage, if knowledge of the data is no longer required to fulfill the purpose for which it was stored, or if storage is not permitted for other legal reasons.
Right to information
Upon written request, we will be happy to inform you about the personal data we have stored about you (e.g. name, address, telephone number, etc.).
The internet pages partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit.
You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. When cookies are disabled, the functionality of this website may be limited.
Server log files
The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
- Browser type and version
- Operating system used
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
This data cannot be assigned to specific persons. This data is not merged with other data sources. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively if we become aware of specific indications of unlawful use.
If you send us inquiries via the contact form, your details from the inquiry form, including the contact data you provide there, will be used for the purpose of processing the inquiry.
inquiry and for the case of follow-up questions stored with us. We do not share this data without your consent.
Does not take place regularly. Should we wish to do so, we will inform you in advance and await your consent.
If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we require an e-mail address from you as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and that you agree to receive the newsletter. No other data is collected. We use this data exclusively for sending the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties. You can revoke your consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and their use for sending the newsletter at any time, for example via the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
Google has committed to comply with European data protection law under the Privacy Shield framework.(https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active)
Google uses this information on our behalf for the purpose of evaluating the use of the website by visitors, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. In doing so, pseudonymous usage profiles of the visitors can be created from the processed data.
The data collected via Google Analytics is automatically deleted by Google after 14 months. This is currently the shortest duration for data retention that Google allows for the use of this service.
We use Google Analytics exclusively with activated IP anonymization on this website. This means that your IP address will be shortened beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there.
If you do not agree with the storage and analysis of this data from your visit, then you can object to the storage and use below by mouse click at any time. In this case, a so-called opt-out cookie is placed in your browser, which means that Matomo does not collect any session data. Attention: If you delete your cookies, this will result in the opt-out cookie also being deleted and you may have to activate it again.
Source of formulations: www.datenschutzbeauftragter-info.de
This site uses SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential content, such as requests that you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by the fact that the browser address bar changes from “http://” to “https://” and by the lock symbol in your browser bar.
If SSL encryption is activated, the data you transmit to us cannot be read by third parties.
Objection advertising mails
The use of contact data published within the scope of the imprint obligation for the transmission of not expressly requested advertising and information materials is hereby contradicted. The operators of the pages expressly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, such as spam e-mails.
Simple links to social media operators
Our Internet pages provide simple links to Internet pages of social media operators. A data exchange with the social media operators only takes place if you click the button with the symbol (e.g. the “f” of Facebook). If you click on such a button, a page of the social media operator opens in a pop-up window and you are thus on the Internet pages of the respective social media operator. The terms and conditions of the respective social media operator apply.
Social plug-ins, social media offers
So-called social plug-ins or content from the following social networks are used or integrated on our Internet pages (hereinafter the “social networks”). We also maintain online presences within social networks and platforms in order to be able to communicate with the customers, interested parties and users active there and to inform them about our services there. When calling up the respective networks and platforms, the terms and conditions and data processing policies of the respective operators apply.
We use the Social Graph and other integrations of Facebook (“Facebook Plugins”) of Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, California, 94025, USA (“Facebook”), which connects this website with the social network of Facebook to display content from Facebook on our site. Further information about the function and appearance of the Facebook plugins can be found at
With activation (see number 4) of the Facebook plugins, your browser establishes a direct connection with the Facebook servers. The content of Facebook plugins is transmitted directly to your browser by Facebook. At the same time, certain data is transmitted from your browser to Facebook. This happens regardless of whether you click on the Facebook plugins or not. We have no influence on the scope of the data that Facebook collects in this way. According to our current knowledge, the data in question are as follows:
- visited page on our website that contains the Facebook plugin,
- the general data transmitted by your browser (IP address, browser type and version, operating system, time),
- for registered and logged-in Facebook users, the respective Facebook identification number.
. You have the right to object to the creation of any user profiles vis-à-vis Facebook. The legal basis for the use of the Facebook plugin is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f GDPR.
If you are a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to collect data about you via our website and link it to your membership data stored on Facebook, you must log out of Facebook before visiting our website and possibly delete existing cookies from Facebook. Furthermore, the Facebook plugins can be blocked with the help of add-ons for your own browser. You can find more information about this on the add-on pages of your browser.
To display our videos, we use the video service of YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066, USA (“YouTube”).
To ensure the most comprehensive protection of your data, we use technical solutions so that a data transfer to YouTube only takes place after prior activation by you. Only after you activate these deactivated plug-ins by clicking the “Activate social media” button on our website, you thereby declare your consent to the transmission of the data determined in the following to YouTube. With another click, you can then, for example, start a video, submit a recommendation within the respective social network, etc. If you are already logged in to a social network while using our website, no further login dialog is regularly displayed. You can revoke your consent for the future at any time by clicking on the “Deactivate social media” button.
If YouTube videos are embedded on our website and you have activated YouTube as described above, the content of the embedded video is transmitted by YouTube directly to your browser. At the same time, certain data is transmitted from your browser to YouTube. This happens regardless of whether you click on the video or not. The legal basis for the use of the service provided by Youtube is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f GDPR. We have no influence on the scope of the data that YouTube collects in this way. According to our current knowledge, this involves the following data, in particular for the display of the embedded YouTube videos:
- visited page on our website that contains the video,
- the general data transmitted by your browser (IP address, browser type and version, operating system, time),
- for registered and logged in Youtube or Google users, their Google user ID.
Embedded YouTube videos can also be hidden by browser add-ons, so that no data collection by YouTube takes place.
The same applies to embedded videos from vimeo (Vimeo.com, Inc., 330 West 34th Street, 5th Floor, New York, New York 10001, USA) or interactive embedding of videos from the provider Interactr, Derwent Business Centre, Clarke St., Derby, DE1 2BU, United Kingdom.
On this website we use the offer Google Maps. This allows us to show you interactive maps directly in the website and enables you to use the map function comfortably.
By visiting the website, Google receives the information that you have called up the corresponding sub-page of our website. In addition, the provisions set out under no. 2 of this declaration is transmitted. This is done regardless of whether you are logged in to Google via an existing user account or whether no user account exists. If you are logged in to Google, your data is directly assigned to your account. If you do not want the assignment with your profile at Google, you must log out before activating the button. Google stores your data as usage profiles and uses them for the purposes of advertising, market research and/or demand-oriented design of its website. Such an evaluation is carried out in particular (even for users who are not logged in) for the provision of tailored advertising and to inform other users of the social network about your activities on our website. You have the right to object to the creation of these user profiles, in which case you must contact Google.
. Google also processes your personal data in the USA and has submitted to the EU-US Privacy Shield,
. The legal basis for the use of Google Maps is Art. 6 para. 1 p. 1 lit. f GDPR.