Trying to start making models

basically i need some advice on where should i start for making models for gmod. Programs, etc, let me know what i need to start making ragdolls and models. Thx u

If you have a lot of money, buy 3dsmax, You can get a student version for free, but I forget how.
Blender is free, and very powerful.
As for tutorials, Youtube is your friend.
Good luck.