The websites of the Horeca Academy (including via and use cookies. A cookie is a small text file that we send to your browser, so that we can automatically recognize your browser when you visit the website again. Cookies can collect data related to the use of the website, such as which pages have been visited and the duration of a user session. When you use the website, the cookie sends this information back to the relevant Horeca Academy website.

In this policy we explain how we use cookies and what choices there are. Unless stated otherwise in this cookie statement, the privacy statement of De Horeca Academie also applies to how we process the data we collect via cookies.

Our data are:

Anna van Hannoverstraat 4
2595 BJ The Hague

Telephone: +31 70 302 9956

Types of Cookies

Cookies help us provide, protect and improve our services, for example, by personalizing content, by customizing and measuring advertisements, and by providing a more secure experience. We point out that if you do not accept all cookies, you may not be able to take full advantage of all functions of this website.

We use cookies for the following purposes:

  • Necessary cookies
    These are anonymous cookies that enable users to view the website and use the functions on the website. The information these cookies collect is not used for marketing purposes. If the use of this type of cookie is not allowed, multiple parts of the website cannot be used. The cookies also do not remember which other websites you have visited.
  • Performance-enhancing cookies
    These are anonymous cookies with which the Horeca Academy can improve its website. These cookies collect information about how visitors use the website, such as information about the most visited pages or the number of error messages displayed. An example of this type of cookies is Google Analytics. Google uses aggregated statistical information to give the Horeca Academy insight into how users use the websites. Google may only provide this information to third parties if Google is legally obliged to do so, or insofar as these third parties process the information on behalf of Google. More information about Google Analytics can be found here.
  • Functional cookies
    These are cookies with which the Horeca Academy can remember the choices and preferences of visitors. As a result, we do not always have to ask you for this and the Horeca Academy can show more relevant information to individual visitors on the basis of this information. Refusal to use this type of cookie has the consequence that De Horeca Academie can offer less support to users. The information these cookies collect is anonymous and cannot track your surfing behavior on other websites.

Social media buttons

Our website includes social media buttons for our social media channels, especially Facebook and Instagram. These buttons work using pieces of code coming from Facebook and Instagram themselves. Cookies are placed by means of these codes. The Horeca Academy has no influence on this. You can read in the privacy statements of these social media channels what they do with your (personal) data that they process via these cookies.

Delete cookies

By visiting the website you agree that De Horeca Academie places cookies on your device. If you do not want De Horeca Academie to place cookies on your device, you can refuse the use of cookies via the settings or options of your browser. You may not be able to (correctly) use some parts of the website afterwards.

If you do not wish to receive any cookies at all, you can adjust the settings of your internet browser to completely block the placement of cookies. The Consumers’ Association has made a step-by-step explanation available online. More information about enabling, disabling and deleting cookies can also be found in the instructions and / or using the Help function of your browser.

Some tracking cookies are placed by third parties who, among other things, show you advertisements via our website. You can delete these cookies centrally via Your Online Choices so that they are not returned to a third-party website.

However, some features and services, on our and other websites, may not function properly if cookies are disabled in your browser.

Access and correction of data

You can request access to the data that De Horeca Academie processes about you at any time and have it corrected, deleted or transferred by sending a request to When it comes to access to personal data linked to a cookie, you must send a copy of the cookie in question. You can find this in the settings of your browser. The Horeca Academy may ask you to verify your identity the Horeca Academy may ask you to send a copy of your ID with your BSN and passport photo invisible. Please note: your BSN is stated in several places on your ID. Following this request for access, you can request De Horeca Academie to correct or delete your personal data. Do you believe that we do not handle your personal data carefully? Then you can contact us using the above contact details. You also have the right to file a complaint with the Dutch Data Protection Authority (“AP”).