Information and setting options for the use of cookies and similar technologies

ZGS Bildungs-GmbH uses cookies on this homepage. Cookies are small files that are stored on the user’s computer by the websites visited. Cookies make our online offering easier to use and help us tailor its content to the user. In addition to our own cookies, we also use cookies from third-party providers. You can use your browser settings to configure the placement of cookies or refuse them entirely. However, deactivating cookies completely can result in you not being able to use all our website’s functions.

Cookies for marketing purposes

Cookies are used to show you advertising that corresponds to your interests. If for example you visit a different website, your browser’s cookie is recognised and you will receive selected advertising based on this stored information. Cookies are only activated when you have given your consent (Art. 6 par. 1 a) GDPR). You can confirm your consent via the “Accept” button displayed on this website. This button can be used to revoke your consent at any time.

Revoking your consent does not affect the legality of any processing carried out on the basis of your consent prior to its revocation.

Cookies for anonymous tests & statistics

Cookies provide a basis for measuring the reach of our own offering, monitoring which homepage was visited beforehand and what content on our homepage was used. Among other things, this data is used for analysis that helps us optimise our homepage (Art. 6 par. 1f) GDPR) and does not enable us to draw any conclusions about you as a person (visitor to our homepage).

Technically required cookies

Technically required cookies serve to make our online presence more user-friendly, efficient and secure overall. Besides optimising the design  of our website, they also accelerate navigation on our platform. The data processed by cookies is required for the stated purposes in order to protect our legitimate interests and those of third parties pursuant to Art. 6 par. 1 S. 1 f GDPR.

On the one hand, cookies serve to make using our offering a more enjoyable experience for you. We use so-called session cookies, for instance, to detect that you have already visited individual pages of our website. They are automatically deleted when you leave our site.

In addition, we also use temporary cookies to optimise user-friendliness. They are stored on your device for a certain fixed period of time. If you visit our site again in order to use our services, the system automatically detects that you have visited us before and which entries and settings you have made so that you do not need to enter them again.

On the other hand, we also use cookies to gather statistics about usage of our website and in order to optimise our offering (see previous section) . These cookies enable us to automatically detect that you have already visited our site if you visit it again. These cookies are automatically deleted after a defined period.