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Air Conditioner Installation Safe Work Method Statement


This Air Conditioner Installation Safe Work Method Statement (SWMS) template documents the typical hazards associated with air conditioner installations and the safety controls employed to mitigate those risks. It is ideal for HVAC companies, installation technicians, and safety officers looking to integrate a comprehensive safety document into their Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) management system. This SWMS template can be customised with business details to fit seamlessly into your existing safety framework.


Hazards & Control Measures Covered:

  • Handling Refrigerant Gases: Risks include exposure to harmful gases and potential gas leaks. Measures include using correct handling procedures and ensuring adequate ventilation.
  • Working at Heights: Risks of falls from using ladders and platforms. Measures include the use of secure, appropriate height-access equipment and fall protection gear.
  • Electrical Safety: Risks from exposure to live electrical components. Measures include isolating power sources and using non-conductive tools.
  • Hot Work: Involves using oxy-acetylene welders with risks of burns and fire. Measures include controlled environment setups and fire safety equipment readily available.
  • Manual Handling: Risks include strains and injuries from lifting heavy units. Measures include team lifting protocols and the use of mechanical aids.


Additional Resources:
Included with this SWMS is a complimentary copy of our Legislation & Codes of Practice Reference List.

Key Features:
This SWMS template for Air Conditioner Installation is an invaluable tool for quickly and effectively documenting your WHS systems. It's designed for swift editing and customisation to meet the specific needs of your operations, making it an essential part of your safety management toolkit.

Air Conditioner Installation SWMS

GST Included
  • Instant delivery via email.
  • Easily add your logo and business details.
  • Fully Editable (Microsoft Word Format).
  • Customisation instructions provided.
  • In line with Australian legislation.
  • Pay once, no ongoing subscriptions.

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