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Information on HICTA Certified Courses- Cloud Computing, Big Data & Artificial Intelligence

HCIA Certified Courses

Huawei ICT Academy is a collaborative centre between University of Reading Henley Business School and Huawei, focusing on professional training and research innovation.

Huawei ICT Academy offers executive and technical trainings for specialised certificates authorised by Huawei and accredited by Henley Business School and the University of Reading.

Direction Courses
Direction: Cloud Courses: HCNA-Cloud Computing

Courses: HCNA-Storage

Courses: HCNA-Big Data

Courses: HCNA-AI
Direction: Network Courses: HCNA-Routing and Switching

Courses: HCNA-Security

Courses: HCNA-WLAN


For those who have subscribed to HICTA, if you want to know more background information on courses, please visit Huawei's e-learning website.



The updated timetable of Huawei ICT Academy Training Courses can be found as follows:

Course Name Course Code Time
Course Name: HCIA-Cloud Computing Course Code: CC0022 Time: February 13 - February 27, 2021 ( Every weekend)*

Course Code: CC0023 Time: June 07 - June 11, 2021 (Monday to Friday)*
Course Name: HCIA-Big Data Course Code: BD0019 Time: April 12- April 16, 2021 (Monday to Friday)*

Course Code: BD0020 Time: June 21 - June 25, 2021 (Monday to Friday)*
Course Name: HCIA-AI Course Code: AI0009 Time: November 14- November 28, 2020 (Every weekend)*

Course Code: AI0010 Time: January 16- January 30, 2021 (Every weekend)*

*the specific time may change subject to students' availability.

For requesting further information or registering in our courses, please feel free to contact hicta@reading.ac.uk or q.li6@henley.ac.uk.



Programme structure

Most of the programmes listed are extra-curricular so will be scheduled on weekends during term time and weekdays in off-term time.

Each course comprises 20 hours lectures and 1.5 hours for certificate exam.

Location and dates

Courses are planned to take place mainly at Henley Business School as well as other sides by agreement with our customers.

* Due to the Covic-19, all the courses will be moved to online access.

Course details for 2020/21 are shown above in our update course calendar.


Fees (*The fees include tuition, study material and exam registration cost.)

£1,200- Non- student member

£800- Non-University of Reading student

£650- University of Reading staff

£600- University of Reading student


Entry requirements

Students and course participants, who wish to enter the courses, can be from all levels and disciplines.

Contact us

If you have any questions regarding Huawei ICT Academy and the HCIA training courses, please contact us by:

Email: hicta@reading.ac.uk or li6@henley.ac.uk

Phone: +44(0)118 378 8873

Qi Li

Business Development Manager for HICTA

Email: q.li6@henley.ac.uk