The best way to start is to make sure that you find a program that’s going to suit your needs.
Paralegals work in multiple industries all over the world. Naturally, you think law firms. They do work there, but they also work in banking industry, government agencies, insurance companies. Major corporations all have legal departments. They hire paralegals as well.
The best way to start is to find a program. Start studying. Be prepared to work hard, because no matter whose program you pick, it shouldn’t be fluffy. Paralegal is a demanding career. But it’s also very rewarding.
Plan to study hard, retain what you’re going to be taught, but most importantly, paralegal is a profession that allows you to use resources. So it’s not all about memorizing just to pass tests. You want to have a program that’s going to teach you skills that are real-world in nature, and you can use on the job.
Once you pick a program, dive in, start reading, and enjoy your journey.