Privacy policy

Privacy policy

Privacy policy

Agreement on the use of data / data protection

The protection of personal data is a high priority at ifss Academy. We therefore process your data exclusively on the basis of the legal provisions (DSGVO, TKG 2003). In this data protection information, we inform you about the most important aspects of data processing within our website.

Our website may contain links to websites of other providers to which this privacy policy does not extend. We cannot accept any liability for the handling of your personal data by third parties.

Data collection and storage

When visiting a website within the internet presence, the browser basically sends information about browser type and browser version, the operating system used, the referrer URL, the IP address, the file name, the access status, the amount of data transferred, the date and the time of the server request. This data can neither be assigned to a person nor to other data sources and is collected anonymously and deleted after a statistical evaluation.

If you contact us by form on the website or by e-mail, the data you provide will be stored by us for six months for the purpose of processing the request and in case of follow-up questions. We do not pass on this data without your consent.


Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive using your web browser.

The permanent cookies do not themselves contain any personal data. Name, e-mail or IP address etc. are not stored in them. There is no individual profiling of your usage behavior.

You can deactivate the storage of cookies in your browser, limit it to certain websites or set your browser to notify you as soon as a cookie is sent. You can also delete cookies from your PC’s hard drive at any time. Please note, however, that the use of ifss Academy services may not be possible or may be partially impossible if certain cookies are rejected. For more information on how to set your browser to accept cookies, please refer to the help bar in your browser.

Use and disclosure of personal data and purpose limitation / personalized advertising / user profiles

In principle, ifss Academy collects, stores and uses personal data only for the purpose of implementing and processing the newsletter order and to the extent permitted by law.

Newsletter and e-mail marketing

When you register for the newsletter, your e-mail address will be used for our own advertising purposes until you unsubscribe from the newsletter. You will receive regular information by e-mail on current topics as well as e-mails on special occasions, such as special promotions. The e-mails can be personalized and individualized based on our information about you. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time; all you have to do is activate the link at the end of the newsletter.

By subscribing to the newsletter, we obtain your consent for user-related evaluation and profiling. Only register for the newsletter if you agree to the evaluation described below. The revocation of your consent also automatically means that you will no longer receive newsletters.

Within the scope of displaying the newsletter and calling up individual links from the newsletter, information is collected and evaluated that is transmitted automatically. For this purpose, a cookie with an unlimited duration is set when a link from the newsletter is called up for the first time. If the cookie has been deleted in the meantime or you use a different browser, the cookie will be stored again. With the help of the cookie, you are recognized and your user behavior can be evaluated on our Internet pages.
The collected data is used to create personal user profiles. In this way, ifss Academy tries to constantly improve the service for you and to inform you even more individually about suitable offers and promotions.

Use of the contact form

The data collected when using the contact form will not be merged with other data and will only be processed for the purpose of handling your request and deleted after completion.

Use of Google Analytics

The ifss Academy 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 transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. In the event that IP anonymization is activated on this website, however, your IP address will be truncated beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other data from Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link

You can prevent the collection by Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set to prevent future collection of your data when visiting this website:

Disable Google Analytics

For more information on terms of use and data protection, please visit or We would like to point out that on this website Google Analytics has been extended by the code “anonymizeIp” to ensure anonymized collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).

Right of information and revocation

Upon request, ifss Academy will inform you whether and which personal data we have stored about you. You have the right to revoke your consent to the storage and use of your personal data and / or your user profile at any time to ifss Academy, by e-mail via