The OHM Professional School Privacy Policy

Your data is in good hands with us

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal information very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with all statutory data protection regulations and this data protection statement.

The use of our website is normally possible without indication of personal information. Any personal information collected on our website (e.g. name, address, or email address) are provided by users on a voluntary basis as far as possible. These data will not be disclosed to third parties without your express consent.

We protect your data security through appropriate technical and organizational measures. When communicating by email, we cannot however ensure data security for the data transmission procedure. The data transmission in the Internet, e.g. when communicating via email, can be subject to security vulnerabilities. Complete protection of data by us against access by third parties is therefore not possible.

The OHM Professional School Technische Hochschule Nürnberg, Keßlerstraße 1, 90489 Nuremberg, Germany is responsible for processing your personal information in connection with this website. If you have any questions, please feel free to directly consult Dr. jur. Lars Kulke or Michael Günther, the data protection officers of the Nuremberg Tech. You can reach him via our postal address or via email.

We process your data for the following purposes

If you request information from us or register for one of our courses, we use your personal information to respond to your queries, process your registration, carry out your training, and to create and store your documents. In addition, we are interested in maintaining the customer relationship with you, which is why we provide you with information and offers.

To facilitate the use of our website and to design it according to your interests, we log the accessing of our website as well as the retrieval of files and use cookies for this purpose. The following is recorded: name of the accessed file, date and time of access, amount of data transferred, notification of successful retrieval, web browser, and inquiring domain.

In addition, a part of the IP address of the requesting computer is logged. The usage profiles formed in this way are processed under a pseudonym or anonymously. Your data are passed on to IT or shipping providers.

Furthermore, we provide interfaces to social networks. For further information, please refer to the following sections in this data protection notice.

For the aforementioned purposes, we and our service providers process your data on the basis of Article 6 (1) (a), (b), (c) and (f) of the European Data Protection Basic Regulation.

We do not sell your data

If you use our website, request information from us or register for a course, we will not sell your personal information, such as address or email address, to third parties for marketing purposes.

Consent to e-Mail advertising

You can agree to us sending you further information about our training and courses by email. Consent is voluntary. Furthermore, you can change or recall, in part or in whole, your consent at any time in writing to OHM Professional School, Keßlerstraße 1, 90489 Nuremberg or by email to ohm-professional-school(at)

Revocation of consent

If you no longer wish to receive information and offers from us, you can object to the use of your data for advertising purposes at any time. Please send your revocation to OHM Professional School, Keßlerstraße 1, 90489 Nuremberg or send it by email to ohm-professional-school(at)

You can also object to or prevent the collection of user profiles at any time. You will find further information on this in the following in this data protection information.

Duration of storage of your data

We will store your data only as long as it is necessary for the respective processing purposes. If the data, e.g. after completion of the course, are stored exclusively for storage purposes, we will restrict data access accordingly. We will also store your information for advertising purposes only as long as we expect you to be interested in our training courses.

Rights to information

Upon written request, we will inform you of the data stored relating to you. We naturally also respect your rights to correction, deletion, restriction, objection and, as of 25 May 2018, your right to data transferability to the extent permitted by law. If you consent to the processing of your data, you can revoke this at any time by sending the according revocation to OHM Professional School, Keßlerstraße 1, 90489 Nuremberg or per email to ohm-professional-school(at) In addition, you have a right of appeal to the Bavarian Data Protection Officer responsible for us:

If you register for a professional development program or course, we need your personal information to process your registration, carry out your professional development, and store your final documents. It is therefore necessary that the application form is completed completely and correctly, and that it is submitted together with the required additional documents. Without these data, we cannot offer you any professional development courses or programs.

Used tools

This website uses several tools to enable links to social networks and to improve the contact with users through tracking, retargeting and analytics. In the following we will inform you about how these tools work.


Our website integrates plugins from the social network Facebook. The provider is Facebook Inc, 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA. You can identify the Facebook plugin by the Facebook logo or the “Like button” on our website. You can find an overview of the Facebook plugins here: you visit our website, the plugin establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook then receives the information that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you click the Facebook “Like button” while you are logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the content of our website to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to associate the visit of our site to your user account. We would like to point out that, as the operator of this site, we have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted to Facebook and/or how Facebook uses that data. For more information, please refer to the privacy statement of Facebook at If you do not want Facebook to associate your visit to our site with your Facebook user account, please first log out from your Facebook account.


We use plugins by YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. The plugins establish a direct connection to the YouTube server. If you are logged in to YouTube as a user, the data are linked to your YouTube data. As the data are transmitted directly to YouTube, we have no control over the collection and further use of such data. If you do not want the data to be associated with your YouTube data, you should log out of YouTube before visiting the website. For information about YouTube's use of your information, please refer to:


Our website uses functions of the LinkedIn network. The provider is the LinkedIn Corporation, 2029 Stierlin Court, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Each time one of our pages containing LinkedIn features is accessed, your browser establishes a direct connection to the LinkedIn servers. LinkedIn is informed that you have visited our Internet pages with your IP address. If you use the LinkedIn “Recommend” button and are logged into your LinkedIn account, it is possible for LinkedIn to associate your visit to our website with your user account. We must point out that, as the operator of this site, we have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted to LinkedIn and/or how LinkedIn uses such data. For more information, please refer to the privacy statement of LinkedIn at:


Our website uses functions of the network XING. The provider is XING AG, Dammtorstrasse 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany. Each time one of our pages containing Xing features is accessed, your browser establishes a direct connection to the Xing servers. To the best of our knowledge, no personal data are stored in the process. In particular, no IP addresses are stored nor is usage behavior evaluated. For more information about privacy and the XING share button, please consult the data protection policy by XING at


If you would like to receive our newsletter, we require a valid email address as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the specified email address and that you agree to receive the newsletter. No additional data are collected. We only use this data to send the requested information and will not pass it on to third parties. You can revoke your consent to the storage of the data, the email address and their use for sending the newsletter at any time, via the unsubscribe link in the newsletter or by sending a message to OHM Professional School, Keßlerstraße 1, 90489 Nuremberg or by email to ohm-professional-school(at)

Contact form

If you send us enquiries using the contact form, your data from the enquiry form, including the contact information you provided there, will be stored for processing the enquiry and in the event of follow-up questions. The data will not be passed on without your permission.


This website uses products of ReachLocal GmbH, Techspace, Lobeckstraße 36, 10969 Berlin. ReachLocal temporarily collects personal information that is deleted after 90 days. The company uses a reverse proxy principle and a tracking code to monitor the effectiveness of advertising campaigns in search engines by tracking visits and activities on the website. To do this, ReachLocal captures the referrer-URL (the URL of the website immediately previously visited by the user), the browser type used (e.g. Google Chrome or Internet Explorer), the anonymized IP-Address (the Internet Protocol Address of the computer used), the date, time, and if a call-back function is used, the anonymized telephone number. You can opt-out of the tracking from the ReachLocal tracking code at their website:

Server log files

The website provider 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 inquiry

These data cannot be used to identify specific people. These data are not combined with other data sources. We reserve the right to examine or investigate these data retroactively if we become aware of any concrete indications of illegal use.


This website uses the open source software Matomo for the statistical analysis of user behaviour. It is provided by InnoCraft Ltd., 150 Willis St, 6011 Wellington, New Zealand.

Pseudonymised user profiles may be created from the collected Data for optimisation and marketing purposes. Cookies may be used for this purpose. Cookies are small text files that are saved locally in the temporary memory of the user’s internet browser. Cookies enable among other things the recognition of the internet browser. The data collected using Matomo technology (including your pseudonymised IP address) is processed on the Nuremberg Institute of Technology’s servers. Article 6 (1) point f GDPR is the legal basis for processing personal data using cookies. The data is forwarded to our marketing partner for website optimisation in anonymised form only. It is not forwarded to other third parties.

The information created by the cookie in the pseudonymous user profile is not used to identify the website visitor personally and is not linked to personal data about the pseudonym owner.

If you do not agree with the storage and analysis of this data about your website visit, then you can, in the following, object to this storage and use anytime with the click of a button. In this case, a so-called opt-out cookie is stored in your browser. This prevents the collection of any data on your website visit. Please note that if you delete all cookies, this will also mean that your opt-out cookie is deleted and you may need to re-activate it.