If you want to learn astrology then you need to have an open mind and be serious about it if you want to be successful in learning it and also to apply it. There are those who practice astrology and they are called professionals or experts. There are also others who practice it with not many big clients. Astrology is one that attracts people with many reasons. If you want to learn it so you could understand your life then know some steps how to start.
One is that you should learn and understand your birth chart. You need a copy of it that you can have online. Print it so you could have the time to familiarize yourself and study it. After that, you can use the materials that you can find online. Gather and make your research and know what more you can do and what you can prepare. You can also have books on astrology and read as many as you can but be sure to read enough not to be overload.
Familiuarize yourself with astrology terms or vocabulary as you will use them many times. You have also to learn your ephemeris and also the transis that is important in learning astrology. When you have got a hold of something and you have some knowldge, you try also to read the birth charts of your family and friends. It is best also if you can have communication with other astrologers as they could help you in your journey.