Refrigeration Plant Seminars are held by the IAKS in cooperation with the Association of Ice Makers (VDEM). By attending this event, operators, entrepreneurs and employees of ice sports facilities can satisfy their statutory obligation to ensure the necessary operational reliability. Along with BGR 500, the subjects dealt with include various regulations concerning occupational safety & health and environmental protection, and, among other things, the explosion protection document.
By attending the seminar, the operator of an ice sports facility satisfies his obligation to instruct his employees at least once per year on
1. the risks associated with the operation of refrigeration plant and cooling equipment,
2. the safety regulations and
3. the procedure in the event of accidents or malfunctions and the action to be taken.