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The Crafting profession is the creating of items. You can create many items via Crafting, but not pods, that is done via Engineering.
To craft an item, you need the schematics, and then go to a Manufacturing Facility.
There you will be able to see the resource and module requirements.
For a starters guide on crafting, see Crafting items.
A useful website that has information on schematics and tools to reduce sub-schematics to a single list of components can be found here: