The tutorial walks through the steps for creating a new InDesign document and using three basic tools: the rectangle tool, the pen tool, and the type tool. Each of these tools was essential in the building of a portfolio template. The video also demonstrates strategies using a template to quickly insert content to create a project or personal portfolio. Along the way, it discusses tips and tricks for working with InDesign to ensure you are working effectively and efficiently in the construction of multi-page documents.
The are several excellent resources for Adobe InDesign, including a more exhaustive look at the program in the link below: