Huawei Certified ICT Associate

Huawei Certified ICT Associate

Required Exam

HCIA H12-211

Recommended Training

HCIA Routing & Switching


The HCIA-Routing & Switching V2.5 training covers basic IP network connectivity, TCP/IP technologies, Ethernet technologies such as STP and RSTP, VLAN and Link Aggregation and their implementation within Huawei switches. Routing principles and OSPF routing protocol for IPv4 and IPv6 networks, WAN technologies, IP based security, network management as well as IPv4 and IPv6 based application services, MPLS and SR principles.


  • Entry-level network engineer
  • Network administrator
  • Network support technician
  • Help desk technician




There are no formal prerequisites for HCIA certification but before taking this course, you should have:

  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Basic PC operating system skills
  • Basic Internet usage skills
  • Basic IP address knowledge

IP Network Principles

Ethernet and IP based data forwarding processes.
TCP/IP network protocols and data encapsulation.
VRP commands for basic navigation and configuration.
IPv4 addressing principles, address design and subnetting.
TCP/IP supporting applications such as Ping, Tracert, FTP, and Telnet.

LAN Technologies

LAN switching operations.
Link Aggregation application and configuration.
VLAN principle, application and configuration.
STP and RSTP switching behavior, application and configuration.

WAN Technologies

Principles and application of serial technologies in wide area networks.
HDLC and PPP encapsulation principles and configuration.
PPPoE implementation at the customer edge.

Routing Technologies

Static and dynamic routing principles,
OSPF dynamic routing protocol function and implementation in VRP

Network Security

Traffic Filtering technologies and their application in the enterprise network
User management through authentication and authorization schemes.
IPsec VPN technologies for protecting user data.
How network security is ensured by using network security technologies and firewalls.

Network Management

Network Management protocols and technologies.

IPv6 Networks

IPv6 principles and technologies.
IPv6 routing technologies.
Application services for IPv6 networks.

MPLS and Segment Routing

MPLS basic principles
Segment Routing basic principles

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