MTCNA ExamCourse Description for MTCNA Exam

“MikroTik Certified Network Associate” MTCNA Exam course was designed to make students familiar with RouterOS software and RouterBoard products. After successfully completing the MTCNA Exam course, students will be able to configure, manage, troubleshoot a MikroTik router and provide basic services to clients.


The student must have a good understanding of TCP/IP and subnetting. If you not yet this prerequisites, you can take a basic course first.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is intended for anyone interested in learning MikroTik from basic.
  • Network Engineer
  • IT Network Infrastructure
  • Freelancer
  • Anyone who want to build the carrier in networking

By the end of this training session, the student will be familiar with RouterOS software and RouterBoard products. He will also be able to configure, manage, do basic troubleshooting of a MikroTik router and provide basic services to clients



Section 1: Introduction to MikroTik RouterOS

MikroTik History

  • Why MikroTik ?
  • How to ?
  • Mission
  • How to choose right device for your need indeed …..
  • Types of MikroTik Hardware.
  • How to use telnet, ssh, wibox, webfig, mac telnet, mac wibox and serial console
  • Introduction MikroTik command line
  • Architecture RouterBoard
  • System packets introduction and management
  • How to upgrade and downgrade MikroTik RouterOS
  • Manage Router User
  • Manage User Privilege
  • Manage RouterOS services
  • Binary and script backup
  • Saving and reload backup
  • Automatic backup
  • Editing export file
  • Level of license
  • Differential features
  • How to use license key
  • Using Netinstall
  • Reinstall RouterBoard
  • Reset Router

Make simple topology to using MikroTik router to connect between LAN and WAN, using features:

  • DHCP Client
  • Default Gateway
  • NAT Masquarade

Section 2: MikroTik Firewall

  • Understanding firewall filter rule in MikroTik
  • RouterOS Firewall principles
  • Connection State and Conenction Tracking
  • Protecting the router
  • Logging malicious traffic
  • How to filtering traffic from outside
  • How to filtering porn site
  • How to filtering facebook access
  • Address list feature
  1. SRC-NAT rule
    • masquarade
    • src-nat
  2. ST-NAT rule
    • redirect
    • dst-nat
  3. How to filtering traffic using NAT rule
  4. How to make ip private in our LAN visible from the outside

Section 3: MikroTik Wireless

  • Understanding IEEE 802.11
  • Wireless Band, Mode, Channel, Channel With, Tx/Rx, Signal Streght, etc
  • Setup Access Point
  • Setup Station
  • Link Quality Measurement
  • Bandwidth Test
  • Access List and Connect
  • Default Authenticate
  • Default Foward
  • Dynamic Key
    • WPA-PSK (Pre-Shared-Key)
    • WPA2-PSK
  • Static Key
    • WEP / Static Key
  • Wireless scan
  • Snooper
  • Registration table
  • Station Bridge
  • Station Pseudobridge
  • Station Pseudobridge Clone
  • Station WDS

Section 4: Bridging

  • Wireless Bridging

Section 5: Routing

  • Routing Concept
  • Route Flags
  • Creating routes
  • Implementing static routing on simple network

Section 6: Tunnel

PPP Concept in Details

PPP behavior in MikroTik

  • PPP Tunnel
  • PPTP Tunnel
  • L2TP Tunnel
  • PPPOE Tunnel

Section 7: Quality Of Services

  • Target Address
  • Destinations
  • Max-limit and limit-at
  • Bursting
  • How PCQ Work
  • pcq-rate configuration
  • pcq-limit configuration
  • Interface traffic monitor
  • Torch
  • Graphs
  • SNMP

Section 8: Network Management

  • What is ARP?
  • MikroTik RouterOS ARP table
  • ARP Mode
  • DHCP client
  • Server setup
  • Leases management
  • DHCP-server network configuration
  • E-mail
  • Netwatch
  • Ping, Traceroute
  • Profiler (CPU load)


MikroTik Official Online Exam

  • On the last day of the training there will be an online exam of 60 minutes. (25 questions each.)
  • The passing grade is 60%, if you pass the exam your certificate will be immediately available in your MikroTik account (PDF format)
  • For those who score between 50-59%, will get a second chance. (Free of cost and the same day).
  • Please try the example test in your account to get a better picture about the online exam.