How to get Your Commercial Drone Licence

To get an industrial drone permit from the FAA, you’ll want to follow these measures: Be at least 16 years old. Pass the Aeronautical Knowledge Test. You can register to take the test at any given FAA-approved knowledge testing center.

How much does it cost to get an FAA drone license?

The cost to take the aeronautical knowledge exam is $150 at a licensed testing center. Other than that, there are no hard costs absolutely required to gain your drone pilot certificate from the FAA.