HCNP-Security certification validates the knowledge and skills required to construct and manage the security of small and medium-sized networks.


The HCNP-Security curriculum includes, but is not limited to the following:

Firewall advance security feature

Firewall high reliability feature

VPN advance technology and troubleshooting

Virtual firewall technology

IPS technology

Anti-virus feature

Application control feature

Policy Center technology and deployment


With HCNP-Security certification, you demonstrate a comprehensive and thorough understanding of the security of small and medium-sized networks, including general network security technologies, and the ability to design secure small and medium-sized networks independently, and implement those designs using security devices.


With engineers who are HCNP-Security certified, enterprises are able to construct complete and secure networks to support a variety of applications while providing enhanced security, availability, and reliability.

Certificate Prerequisites


Training Requirement

Qualification Requirement




Exams & Examination Fee

Exam Code

Exam Name

Exam Fee


 (Huawei Certified Network Professional - Constructing Infrastructure of Security Network)

160 USD


 (Huawei Certified Network Professional -Constructing Terminal Security System)

160 USD


 (Huawei Certified Network Professional -Constructing Service Security Network)

160 USD




With the development of network technologies, the contents of Huawei Certification are also updated or optimized from time to time. Through re-certification, we can ensure the effectiveness of the certification. In addition, it indicates that Huawei Certification is keeping pace with the latest trend of network technologies.

Re-Certification Method


Period of Validity

Date of Recertification

Recertification Exam

Start Date of  Validity

HCNP-Security(Expires before 1st March 2016)

3 Years

Within the validity period

Select any one exam of original certification

Date of passing recertification exam

After expiration

Same as original certification

Date of passing recertification exam

HCNP-Security(Expires on or after 1st March 2016)

3 Years

Within the validity period

Before the certification expirespass any current HCNP exam from the following: H12-221~223(R&S), H12-321~322(WLAN), H12-721~723(Security), H11-828(UC), H11-848(CC), H11-861(VC), H13-522~524(Cloud), H13-621~623(Storage)
Before the certification expirespass any current HCIE Written/Lab/Interview from the following: H12-261~263R&S, H12-931~933Transmission, H12-731~733Security, H11-879~881EC, H13-629~631Storage

Three years after the issue of the recertification result

Course Application