Order the Additional certificate A2 only and complete your EU Drone License.

You are already flying your drone in the open category and have passed the A1 - A3 basic certificate. But you want more. You want to shoot photos and videos of private events or for business use in the built environment, for which you need the Additional certificate A2.

As with the EASA Basic certificate A1-A3, you can easily start this course in our digital learning environment. With the help of illustrations and texts, you will learn even more about flying a drone comfortably and easily. After following this course, you will know, among other things, how to plan a flight properly, how to assess possible risks in the flight area and how to read a weather observation (METAR). This is how you take your drone photos and videos to the next level!

After ordering you will receive your login details. You then have 30 days of access to our digital learning environment.

  • Exam 24/7 available online
  • Unlimited free resits
  • Application for the certificate
  • Valid license for five years
  • Valid in the EU, Switzerland
  • Excellent customer service

Drone License (A2)

Only A2
Tax included
  • Best digital learning environment

    You will learn in an excellent online learning environment that helps and supports you.

  • 95% Success rate

    Many participants have preceded you in Drone Class in the past two years. Successfully!

  • Free reference book

    You will receive a free reference book with the drone rules to keep.

EASA Additional certificate (A2)

Target audience

Any drone pilot who flies drones of 500 grams till 2 kilos in the open category. With the EU Drone License, you can fly in the EU, Switzerland, Iceland and Norway.


In order to obtain the certificate, you will spend about six to ten hours. The duration also depends on your prior knowledge and the learning pace.


The additional certificate A2 costs 99 euros (incl. VAT). Of course, this includes the online exam and free resits. Application costs are 20 euros for this certificate and you pay this amount to us after passing the exam.


The A2 exam is online and you make it independently in Online Learning.

Admission requirements

There are no requirements in terms of prior knowledge. You also do not need to follow practical training and an exam. Our training is accessible to beginners and does not contain any superfluous knowledge.


Each certificate is valid for five years. You can renew any certificate in five years. Your certificate is issued by the The Netherlands. The minimum age to be allowed to apply for the European drone license is 16 years in the Netherlands.

What do you learn in the course?

  • All drone rules
    You know all the important rules that you must adhere to.
  • Meteorology
    You can read a weather observation (METAR).
  • Aircraft knowledge
    Everything about types of drones and different batteries.
  • Operations
    You learn to plan a flight and what mitigating measures are.
  • Practical issues
    Estimating possible risks in the flight area.

Suitable drones for subcategory A2

500 grams - 2 kilos (A2)
  • You already have a basic certificate A1-A3
  • Drones between 500 g and 2 kg

What will you receive from us?

30 days of access

You have a total of 30 days of access to Online Learning.

Including exams

Exams are of course included in the price.


Ask questions to our drone experts online.


Download your reference book for free and to keep.


Receive a discount on your general liability insurance.

Receive benefits

Your online training will bring you many benefits. For example, after completing the training, you will receive a free reference book with the most important drone rules at a glance. Furthermore, as a Drone Class customer, you are eligible for a discount on Flight Deck's general liability drone insurance. If you are living nearby you can also come to us for attractively priced flying lessons, near Arnhem.

Order your training and take advantage of:

  • Free reference book
  • €15,- discount on liability insurance
  • Excellent customer service
  • Unlimited free resits
Order the training

Frequently asked questions

  • When do I need A2?

    To be allowed to fly in built-up areas with drones from 500 grams to 2 kilos in the open category. You first obtain the basic certificate A1-A3.

  • What does the exam look like?

    For the Additional certificate A2 exam, you complete 30 multiple-choice questions in 30 minutes. You take the exam online.

  • Is it possible to retake the exam?

    As soon as you start the training, the subscription period of 30 days starts. Within this subscription period, it is possible to retake the exam indefinitely for free. This applies to both certificates.

  • Are 30 days enough to learn?

    We hear from many customers that they managed to obtain both certificates in a few afternoons. If you don't procrastinate your training (too much), the 30-day access period is more than enough to pass.

  • Are you lenient in case of illness or force majeure, etc.?

    If it is not possible to obtain both certificates within 30 days, please explain it to us and we will be happy to help you as a satisfied customer.

  • How long does an application take?

    The Dutch authority needs seven working days on average to process your application.

  • How does the exam work?

    Please ensure that you can take the online A2 exam on a computer with the Chrome or Firefox browser. A web camera is required.

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